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Monday, September 30, 2013

Worshiping Money


The world has become an idolator of this god called money.
- Pope Francis

Money has never made man happy, nor will it,
there is nothing in its nature to produce happiness.
The more of it one has, the more one wants.
- Benjamin Franklin

The wise man does not lay up his own treasures.
The more he gives to others, the more he has for his own.
- Lao Tzu

Wealth consists not in having great possessions,
but in having few wants.
- Epictetus

Money won't make you happy...
but everybody wants to find out for themselves.
- Zig Ziglar


When money ceases to be merely a medium of exchange,
and becomes an object of lust, something is terribly wrong.

Further reading: An exercise on your feelings about money

What is Money?

A Story of Money

7 Secrets for a Happy Life

More Than Money

End Bickering About Money

Possessions

True Wealth is Not Measured in Money

Sunday, September 29, 2013

Henry Ward Beecher


Gratitude is the fairest blossom which springs from the soul.
- Henry Ward Beecher (1813-1887 American clergyman)

Every charitable act is a stepping stone toward heaven.
- Henry Ward Beecher

You and I do not see things as they are.
We see things as we are.
- Henry Ward Beecher

The difference between perseverance and obstinacy is
that one comes from a strong will,
and the other from a strong won't.
- Henry Ward Beecher

Riches are not an end of life, but an instrument of life.
- Henry Ward Beecher


Further reading: Anxiety or Faith?

The Key to Forgiveness

Life Is Hard?

Serenity

Thanks

Point of View

Perseverance

Wealth

Saturday, September 28, 2013

Step by Step


Let thy step be slow and steady, that thou stumble not.
- Leyasu Tokugawa

What saves a man is to take a step.
Then another step.
- C. S. Lewis

Courage and perseverance have a magical talisman,
before which difficulties disappear and obstacles vanish into air.
- John Quincy Adams

The greatest glory in living lies not in never falling,
but in rising every time we fall.
- Nelson Mandela

May flowers always line your path and sunshine light your day.
May songbirds serenade you every step along the way.
May a rainbow run beside you in a sky that's always blue.
And may happiness fill your heart each day your whole life through.
- Irish Blessing

Peace is a journey of a thousand miles
and it must be taken one step at a time.
- Lyndon B. Johnson


Today's affirmation:
Standing in the inspiring vision of my future,
I boldly take every step - large and small -
with courage and intent.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie


Further reading: Register to Vote

Choose Your Habits, Choose Your Life

Courage Doesn't Always Roar

Gratitude for Life

Perseverance

Taking a Step

Never Give Up

Life Path

Friday, September 27, 2013

My Own Person


To go against the dominant thinking of your friends,
of most of the people you see every day,
is perhaps the most difficult act of heroism you can perform.
- Theodore H. White

To live is to choose.
But to choose well, you must know who you are and what you stand for,
where you want to go and why you want to get there.
- Kofi Annan

For those who break away from the pack,
the most intoxicating moment comes when they cease
being bodies in other men's command
and find that they control their own time,
when they learn their own voice and authority.
- Theodore H. White

No one can give you better advice than yourself.
- Cicero

When I'm trusting and being myself...
everything in my life reflects this
by falling into place easily, often miraculously.
- Shakti Gawain


Further reading: Personal Growth

Fly Free

There is nothing I ever need to do

How To Not Care What Others Think

How to Deal with Rejection

Self Respect

Freedom

Conformity




Thursday, September 26, 2013

Our Own Worst Enemy


We have met the enemy and he is us.
- Walt Kelly (Pogo comic strip)

Self-pity is our worst enemy
and if we yield to it,
we can never do anything wise in this world.
- Helen Keller

Your best friend and worst enemy are both in this room right now.
It's not your neighbor right or left -
and it's not God or the devil -
it's you.
- Edwin Louis Cole

Feeling sorry for yourself, and your present condition,
is not only a waste of energy
but the worst habit you could possibly have.
- Dale Carnegie

Improve what you can
and accept all the rest of life
just as it comes.
Know that fear is your worst enemy -
perhaps your only enemy.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie


Further reading: How to Feel Better About Yourself

How to Gain Self Confidence

How to Cope with Loneliness

Don't Borrow Trouble

All Life is a Risk

Self Pity

Fear

Wednesday, September 25, 2013

Times of Trial and Suffering


Character cannot be developed in ease and quiet.
Only through experiences of trial and suffering
can the soul be strengthened,
vision cleared, ambition inspired and success achieved.
- Helen Keller

Hard times don't create heroes.
It is during the hard times when the 'hero' within us is revealed.
- Bob Riley

Where there is no struggle, there is no strength.
- Oprah Winfrey

Look well into thyself; there is a source of strength
which will always spring up if thou wilt always look there.
- Marcus Aurelius

If we could all just laugh at ourselves,
in hard times or good times, it would be an incredible world.
- Jena Malone

Seeds of faith are always within us;
sometimes it takes a crisis to nourish and encourage their growth.
- Susan Taylor


Further reading: Crisis-Danger-Opportunity

Circumstance Reveals What You Are Made Of

Gather Strength

Hard Times

Character

Suffering

Inner Strength

Faith

Tuesday, September 24, 2013

Tired?


Our fatigue is often caused not by work,
but by worry, frustration and resentment.
- Dale Carnegie

Nothing is so fatiguing as the eternal hanging on of an uncompleted task.
- William James

Men weary as much of not doing the things they want to do
as of doing the things they do not want to do.
- Eric Hoffer

Fatigue makes cowards of us all.
- Vince Lombardi

When you get the choice to sit it out or dance,
I hope you dance.
- Lee Ann Womack

Inaction breeds doubt and fear.
Action breeds confidence and courage.
If you want to conquer fear,
do not sit home and think about it.
Go out and get busy.
- Dale Carnegie

Take some time in a quiet place to contemplate
the balance between being of service -
both to this generation and to generations yet unborn -
and renewing your vitality with play and celebration.
Without play, one becomes old and dry.
Without service, life becomes meaningless.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie


Further reading: How to Stay Young

How to Deal with Rejection

Learning From History

Renewal

Attitude

Inaction

Monday, September 23, 2013

Categorizing People


There is some good in the worst of us and some evil in the best of us.
When we discover this, we are less prone to hate our enemies.
- Martin Luther King, Jr.

Once you label me, you negate me.
- Soren Kierkegaard

You never really understand a person
until you consider things from his point of view.
- Harper Lee

Conventional people are roused to fury
by departure from convention,
largely because they regard such departure
as a criticism of themselves.
- Bertrand Russell

Class, race, sexuality, gender and all other categories
by which we categorize and dismiss each other need
to be excavated from the inside.
- Dorothy Allison


We do both others and ourselves a disservice when we attempt to categorize people.

Further reading:  Enemy-Friend-Partner

All Different - All One

Respecting the Uniqueness of Others

Judging People

Opinions

Hate

Prejudice

Evil

Sunday, September 22, 2013

William Arthur Ward


The more generous we are, the more joyous we become.
The more cooperative we are, the more valuable we become.
The more enthusiastic we are, the more productive we become.
The more serving we are, the more prosperous we become.
- William Arthur Ward (1921-1994 writer, educator, and church lay leader)

When we seek to discover the best in others,
we somehow bring out the best in ourselves.
- William Arthur Ward

Flatter me, and I may not believe you.
Criticize me, and I may not like you.
Ignore me, and I may not forgive you.
Encourage me, and I will not forget you.
Love me and I may be forced to love you.
- William Arthur Ward

Forgiveness is a funny thing.
It warms the heart and cools the sting.
- William Arthur Ward

Blessed is he who has learned to admire but not envy,
to follow but not imitate, to praise but not flatter,
and to lead but not manipulate.
- William Arthur Ward

A well-developed sense of humor
is the pole that adds balance to your steps,
as you walk the tightrope of life.
- William Arthur Ward

God gave you a gift of 86,400 seconds today.
Have you used one to say "thank you?"
- William Arthur Ward


Further reading: How to Choose Your Life Purpose

Generosity

Joy

Cooperation

Enthusiasm

Service

Encouragement

Saturday, September 21, 2013

Renewing Yourself


Bringing a childlike wonder
and a beginner's mind to life
maximizes both success and joy.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Take time to sharpen the saw.
- Steven Covey

Take a course in good water and air;
and in the eternal youth of Nature you may renew your own.
Go quietly, alone; no harm will befall you.
- John Muir

If you paint in your mind a picture of
bright and happy expectations,
you put yourself into a condition conducive to your goal.
- Norman Vincent Peale

Nothing in all the world is more dangerous
than sincere ignorance and conscientious stupidity.
- Martin Luther King, Jr.

Learning is the beginning of wealth.
Learning is the beginning of health.
Learning is the beginning of spirituality.
Searching and learning is where the miracle process all begins.
- Jim Rohn


Further reading: Self-Care

Health

Healthy Body and Mind

Better Sleep

Renew

Learning


Friday, September 20, 2013

Changing Seasons


To be interested in the changing seasons is a happier
state of mind than to be hopelessly in love with spring.
- George Santayana

There are good and bad times,
but our mood changes
more often than our fortune.
- Thomas Carlyle

This time, like all times, is a very good one,
if we but know what to do with it.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

In times of change learners inherit the earth;
while the learned find themselves beautifully equipped
to deal with a world that no longer exists.
- Eric Hoffer

The most difficult phase of life
is not when no one understands you,
it is when you don't understand yourself.
- Anonymous

The ending of a job or a relationship
may appear as the darkest night,
but it is merely the Winter season -
the time of renewal and rebirth
that precedes the new planting -
the beginning of the next great cycle.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie


Further reading: Another Wave Comes, Another Wave Goes

Renewal and Rebirth - The Great Cycle

Endings and New Beginnings

Strength in Hard Times

Change

Is Life Really Hard?

Renewal



Thursday, September 19, 2013

Insights and Illusions


Everything is not as it appears to be.
- Proverb

The pure and simple truth is rarely pure and never simple.
- Oscar Wilde

The problem with making assumptions
is that we believe they are the truth
- don Miguel Ruiz

A point of view can be a dangerous luxury when substituted
for insight and understanding.
- Marshall McLuhan

A moment's insight is sometimes worth a life's experience.
- Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.

The greatest harm can result from the best intentions.
- Terry Goodkind

What if it were only an illusion?
Perhaps life is not as threatening as it appears.
Perhaps the greatest threat to our serenity
is our fear of the future -
our fear of the unknown.
Perhaps, as Franklin D. Roosevelt said,
"The Only Thing We Have to Fear Is Fear Itself."
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie


Today's image shows a Müller-Lyer perceived length optical illusion.

Further reading: When Life Looks Hopeless

Quotes about War

Maybe So, Maybe Not. - Ancient Taoist Proverb

Question Your Questions

Insight

Illusion

Be an Observer of Life

Wednesday, September 18, 2013

How Life Teaches



There are some things you learn best in calm,
and some in storm.
- Willa Cather

The lessons of the past provide the path to the future.
- Anonymous

The difference between school and life?
In school, you're taught a lesson and then given a test.
In life, you're given a test that teaches you a lesson.
- Tom Bodett

Life is a succession of lessons which must be lived to be understood.
- Helen Keller

True learning is not about facts,
but about conscious appreciation
of the experience of living.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie


Further reading: Real Lessons of Life

Life Lessons

12 Life Lessons I Learned From My Cat

Forgive and Forget? Can You Really Lift Your Burden of Resentments?

Beyond Crisis

Quotes about Life Lessons

Life

Learning

Appreciation


 

Tuesday, September 17, 2013

Thoughtful Response, Not Panic


The wise man in the storm prays God,
not for safety from danger,
but for deliverance from fear.
It is the storm within which endangers him,
not the storm without.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

The only hope I can see for the future depends on a
wiser and braver use of the reason,
not a panic flight from it.
- F. L. Lucas

Doubt and mistrust are the mere panic of timid imagination,
which the steadfast heart will conquer,
and the large mind will transcend.
- Helen Keller

Fear cannot be banished, but it can be calm and without panic;
it can be mitigated by reason and evaluation.
- Vannevar Bush


Never yield to Panic (fear so strong it prevents logical thinking).
Focus, and let your actions be thoughtful.

Further reading: Don't Panic

The Nightly News - an expression of fear

Take Charge of Your Life

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Helen Keller

Fear

Thought

Action





Monday, September 16, 2013

Dream of Peace


I Dream This Day of Wondrous Things,
of Peace and Hope and Pride.
I Dance My Dance with Life Today,
I'm Filled with Love Inside.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Lord, make me an instrument of thy peace.
- St. Francis of Assisi

Love is the only force capable of
transforming an enemy into friend.
- Martin Luther King, Jr. 

Let us touch the dying, the poor,
the lonely and the unwanted
according to the graces we have received
and let us not be ashamed
or slow to do the humble work.
- Mother Teresa

Although the world is full of suffering,
it is full also of the overcoming of it.
My optimism, then, does not rest on the absence of evil,
but on a glad belief in the preponderance of good
and a willing effort always to cooperate with the good,
that it may prevail.
- Helen Keller


Today's affirmation:
I Resist the Temptation to Judge Others.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie


Further reading: Love Your Neighbor

Lighting the Way

Feed Just One

Take Responsibility

Empathy

Kindness, Compassion, Generosity

Peace

Dream

Transformation

Sunday, September 15, 2013

Faith, Hope, and Charity


When the world says, "Give up,"
Hope whispers, "Try it one more time."
- Anonymous

What do we live for, if it is not
to make life less difficult for each other?
- George Eliot

Can you imagine a life with no fear?
What if faith, not fear, was your default reaction to threats?
- Max Lucado

There are no hopeless situations;
there are only men who have grown hopeless about them.
- Clare Boothe Luce

You can create miracles in your own life,
and in the lives of those around you -
because you are a miracle,
and you are connected to the source of all miracles.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie


Affirmation:
Today I choose the higher road -
the path of charity, acceptance,
love, selflessness, kindness.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie


Further reading: Where There is Love, Nothing is Missing - a Parable

Hope for the Future

The Prayer of St. Francis of Assisi

Know That You Are Loved

End Overwhelm, Fear, and Worry

Faith

Hopes

Charity

Saturday, September 14, 2013

Frustration


When you are angry or frustrated, what comes out?
Whatever it is, it's a good indication of what you're made of.
- H. Jackson Brown, Jr.

All that is necessary to break the spell of inertia and frustration is this:
Act as if it were impossible to fail.
That is the talisman, the formula, the command of right
about face which turns us from failure to success.
- Dorthea Brande

Our frustration is greater when we have much and want more
than when we have nothing and want some.
We are less dissatisfied when we lack many things than
when we seem to lack but one thing.
- Eric Hoffer

Consult not your fears but your hopes and your dreams.
Think not about your frustrations,
but about your unfulfilled potential.
Concern yourself not with what you tried and failed in,
but with what it is still possible for you to do.
- Pope John XXIII

My recipe for dealing with anger and frustration:
set the kitchen timer for twenty minutes,
cry, rant, and rave, and at the sound of the bell,
simmer down and go about business as usual.
- Phyllis Diller

Redirect the substantial energy of your frustration
and turn it into positive,
effective, unstoppable determination.
- Ralph Marston

If you get frustrated by some of your family,
focus on the good aspects of your relationship
and attempt to overlook the irritations.
Then give thanks for everyone who plays a part in your life.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie


Further reading: How to Move On and Let Go

When You Feel Sad for No Apparent Reason

How to Think Positive

How to be Positive Around Negative People

Feeling Stuck?

Being Angry

Frustration

Anger



Friday, September 13, 2013

Not Knowing


He who can no longer pause to wonder
and stand rapt in awe,
is as good as dead;
his eyes are closed.
- Albert Einstein

Wonder what opportunities you pass, unwittingly,
because your hands are so busy clasping
what you think you have always known.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

Prepare for the unknown by studying how others in the past
have coped with the unforeseeable and the unpredictable.
- George S. Patton

The challenge before us is to savor the unknown
and delight in the taste of possibility.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

Uncertainty that comes from knowledge
(knowing what you don't know)
is different from uncertainty coming from ignorance.
- Isaac Asimov

There is so much we can never know.
Breathe deeply and relax into the not-knowing.
There is much that we do not have to know
in order to live joyfully.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie


Further reading: What I Know - What I Don't Know

Knowing Yourself

Life's Surprises

The Edge of All We Know

Overcoming Fear

Mystery

The Unknown

Fear

Wonder

Thursday, September 12, 2013

Living Deeply


A life rooted deeply lives and grows in memory.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

People living deeply have no fear of death.
- Anais Nin

How different our lives are when we
really know what is deeply important to us,
and keeping that picture in mind,
we manage ourselves each day
to be and to do what really matters most
- Stephen Covey

One thing I know: the only ones among you
who will be really happy are those
who will have sought and found how to serve.
- Albert Schweitzer

It is a better thing to weigh and measure priorities
in the illuminating light of your own mission
than to have your activities formed by the
impressions and expectations of others.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

How much do you engage yourself in what's truly real
and important in life? That's the individual question.
- Ted Danson


Further reading: Choose Your Habits, Choose Your Life

Mastering Time

Living Your Inspired Life

The Edge of All We Know

Engage Life

Service

The Meaning of Life

Deep Thoughts





Wednesday, September 11, 2013

Breathe In, Breathe Out


Fully experience THIS moment -
breathe in, breathe out - nothing more.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

When you find peace within yourself,
you become the kind of person who can live at peace with others.
- Peace Pilgrim

When you arise in the morning, think of what a precious
privilege it is to be alive -
to breathe,
to think, to enjoy, to love.
- Marcus Aurelius

Freedom from desire leads to inner peace.
- Lao Tzu

As we are liberated from our own fear,
our presence automatically liberates others.
- Nelson Mandela

Move to your heart, Breathe.
Close your eyes and breathe deeply - slowly -
fill your lungs with love and gratitude -
exhale each and every trouble -
again and again - gratitude in, troubles out.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie


Further reading: Feel Your Connection With the Infinite - a Meditation

Conscious Breathing to Relieve Stress

Breath

Moment

Inner Peace

Silence

Tuesday, September 10, 2013

Wander, but Not Aimlessly


Not all who wander are lost.
- J. R. R. Tolkien

It is good to have an end to journey towards;
but it is the journey that matters in the end.
- Ursula K. Le Guin

A pilgrim is a wanderer with purpose.
- Peace Pilgrim

Look at everything as though you were seeing it
either for the first or last time.
Then your time on earth will be filled with glory.
- Betty Smith

Look deep into nature, and then
you will understand everything better.
- Albert Einstein

Life is a journey. It is not a race to test
who can finish first or who can end up with the most loot.
Rather, life is best enjoyed as a meander -
watching the view to left and right - above and below -
as the days slowly move past in dress review.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie


Further reading: Where does your path lead?

Question Your Questions

Go With the Flow

Time

Nature

Journey

Travel

Focus

Monday, September 9, 2013

Finding Joy


Joy is what happens to us when we allow ourselves
to recognize how good things really are.
- Marianne Williamson

The Joy is in the Journey.
- Anonymous

Resolve to keep happy, and your joy
and you shall form an invincible host against difficulties.
- Helen Keller

The walls we build around us to
keep sadness out also keeps out the joy.
- Jim Rohn

Joy is a choice - but it isn't an easy choice.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

It is nearly a certainty that some
of your expectations will not be met today -
choose Joy anyway.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie


Further reading: The Secret of Happiness

How to be Happier in Life

Happy Friends, Happy You

Joy

Happiness

Work Life Balance

It's a Wonderful Life

Living Life to the Fullest

Aging with Grace 

Sunday, September 8, 2013

Anxiety


Every tomorrow has two handles.
We can take hold of it with the handle of anxiety
or the handle of faith.
- Henry Ward Beecher

Anxiety does not empty tomorrow of its sorrow...
but only empties today of its strength.
- C. H. Spurgeon

Do not anticipate trouble,
or worry about what may never happen.
Keep in the sunlight.
- Benjamin Franklin

It is not work that kills men; it is worry.
Worry is rust upon the blade.
- Henry Ward Beecher

There is nothing that wastes the body like worry,
and one who has any faith in God should be ashamed
to worry about anything whatsoever.
- Mohandas Gandhi

Whether we allow external events to shape our lives
at a core level is very much within our own control.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie


Fuirther reading: How to Think Positive

Daily Worries

Being Annoyed

Antidotes for Worry

What To Do When Your Whole World Is Falling Apart?

Shadows

Don't Borrow Trouble

Faith

Tomorrow

Sorrow

Don't Worry, Be Happy



Saturday, September 7, 2013

Leading by Example


We do not need to proselytize
either by our speech or by our writing.
We can only do so really with our lives.
Let our lives be open books for all to study.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

Anyone who proposes to do good
must not expect people to roll stones out of his way,
but must accept his lot calmly,
even if they roll a few stones upon it.
- Albert Schweitzer

To leave the world a bit better ...
to know that one life has breathed easier because you have lived.
This is to have succeeded.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

The ultimate test of a man's conscience
may be his willingness to sacrifice something today
for future generations whose words of thanks will not be heard.
- Gaylord Nelson

The full measure of a man is
not to be found in the man himself,
but in the colors and textures that
come alive in others because of him.
- Albert Schweitzer


Further reading: How to Choose Your Life Purpose

Setting a Good Example

Be a Gift

Live a life you hope your children will emulate

Becoming a Leader

Plant Trees For Your Grandchildren

Your Life

Future Generations

Friday, September 6, 2013

Kick Back


Be gentle first with yourself - if you wish to be gentle with others.
- Lama Yeshe

Instead of dwelling on negative thoughts,
cause your mind to dwell on peace and joy.
- Ernest Holmes

The greatest weapon against stress is our ability
to choose one thought over another.
- William James

The time to relax is when you don't have time for it.
- Sydney Harris

If your home is not a place where you can truly
kick-back and be yourself - both physically and emotionally -
consider making some changes in your way-of-life.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie


There are days to take on the troubles of the world,
and there are days to kick back and be grateful for your own blessings.

Today's Affirmation:
Slowly and Deeply, I Inhale a Calming Breath.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie


Further readings: 12 Ways to De-Stress Your Life

Ten Little Tips to Feel Happier Right Now

Daily Renewal

Smell the Flowers

Rest and Relax

Take Time

Troubles

Gentle


Thursday, September 5, 2013

Violence


Violence, even well intentioned,
always rebounds upon oneself.
- Lao Tzu

Through violence, you may 'solve' one problem,
but you sow the seeds for another.
- Tenzin Gyatso, the 14th Dalai Lama

Peace cannot be achieved through violence,
it can only be attained through understanding.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

Violence is the last refuge of the incompetent.
- Isaac Asimov

I object to violence because
when it appears to do good,
the good is only temporary;
the evil it does is permanent.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

The world has always been in an uproar,
and it always will be.
Choose Peace. Choose to live with Peace.
Choose to interact peacefully with everyone -
especially those whose instinct is not to be peaceful.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie


Further reading: How to Deal with Anger - How to Deal with Fear

Enemies

Honest Disagreement

Alcoholism in a Relationship

Choose to be Peaceful

Emotions

Understanding

Wednesday, September 4, 2013

One Dimensional


If your only tool is a hammer,
you tend to see every problem as a nail.
- Abraham Maslow

Thaw with her gentle persuasion is more powerful
than Thor with his hammer.
The one melts, the other breaks into pieces.
- Henry David Thoreau

If at first you don't succeed, get a bigger hammer.
- Alan Lewis

[Sometimes a bigger hammer works, but it isn't a very creative approach.]

Insanity is doing the same thing, over and over again,
but expecting different results.
- Rita Mae Brown, also attributed to Einstein

Little men with little minds and little imaginations
go through life in little ruts,
smugly resisting all changes which would jar their little worlds.
- Zig Ziglar

If your only tool is a bomb,
you tend to see every problem as a target.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie


Further reading: 9 Secrets For Getting Un-Stuck

Feeling Stuck?

Be Unstoppable

Breakthrough

Letting Go

Be Creative

Another Way

Tuesday, September 3, 2013

Learning From History


Those that fail to learn from history are doomed to repeat it.
- Winston Churchill

History is a vast early warning system.
- Norman Cousins

History is the version of past events
that people have decided to agree upon.
- Napoleon Bonaparte

The highest result of education is tolerance.
- Helen Keller

The importance of history is in it's
educational value for our lives today,
not in regret, resentment, or revenge.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie


Further reading: Awareness

Vengeance

Fault

Anger

History

Education

Tolerance

The Past

Revenge


Monday, September 2, 2013

Moving Forward


He who rejects change is the architect of decay.
- Harold Wilson

Knowledge is power.
Information is liberating.
Education is the premise of progress,
in every society, in every family.
- Kofi Annan

You don't make progress by standing on the sidelines,
whimpering and complaining.
You make progress by implementing ideas.
- Shirley Chisholm

Seeds of great discoveries are constantly floating around us,
but they only take root in minds well prepared to receive them.
- Joseph Henry

If we all did the things we are capable of doing,
we would literally astound ourselves.
- Thomas Edison

Scientific advancement should aim to affirm and to improve human life.
- Nathan Deal

Live out of your imagination, not your history.
- Stephen Covey


Further reading:  Adapt to Change

How to Move On and Let Go

Welcome Change

Forward Together

Progress

Change

Discovery

Imagination

Motivation

Teamwork

The Future

Sunday, September 1, 2013

Answers


There are many answers you have received but have not yet heard.
- A Course In Miracles

When the solution is simple, God is answering.
- Albert Einstein

At the center of your being you have the answer;
you know who you are and you know what you want.
- Lao Tzu

God is not what you imagine
or what you think you understand.
If you understand you have failed.
- Saint Augustine

As long as one keeps searching, the answers come.
- Joan Baez

The best way to obtain truth and wisdom is not to ask from books,
but to go to God in prayer, and obtain divine teaching.
- Joseph Smith, Jr.

Who rises from prayer a better man, his prayer is answered.
- George Meredith


Further reading: Have a Conversation With God, Today

Surrender

Many Religions, One God

Unanswered Prayers

Answers

Prayer

Search

Spiritual Quotes

Healing

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