In no particular order and apologies to the authors for not having recorded their names in order to
credit them. They are wise indeed.
We seem to know the price of everything but the value of nothing. -Oscar Wild
If you have boarded the wrong train, it is of no use running along the corridor in the opposite
It is not easy to find happiness in our selves, but it is impossible to find it elsewhere.
Live a passionate life rather than a passive life.
Try to find the extraordinary in the ordinary.
Experience is not what happens to you, but is what you do with what happens to you.
When your attention is in the past or the future, you are in the field of time creating ageing.
Try neither to relive the past, nor to control the future.
Everything that happens to you is a result of how you see yourself.
The past is always the key to the future.
When you fall on your face, pick yourself up, dust yourself off, and before you start over again
analyse what went wrong. Then record your feelings.
He who knows the truth is not equal to him who loves it, and he who loves it is not equal to him who
delights in it.
There are no unimportant jobs, there are no unimportant people, and there are no unimportant acts
Fill your mind with gold from your purse and your mind will fill your purse with gold.
Brevity is the soul of wit. - Shakespeare
Change that which you can, accept that which you cannot change, and have the wisdom to know the
Seek first to understand, then to be understood.
Be an observer not a reactor to your emotions
Lean to use your emotions to think, not to think with your emotions
There is no reality only perception
To deal with the superficial trivia without seeing the deeper more tender issues is to trample on
the sacred ground a of another's heart.
He who wants to keep his garden tidy does not reserve a plot for weeds.
To progress you need to learn to commit and to do.
The key to staying in love is to talk, particularly about feelings. Create time for communicating
deeply with each other. Build a relationship of trust and openness and resolve dysfunctional
differences in a deep and lasting way.
There are only two lasting bequests we can give our children one is roots the other is wings.
He who cannot change the very fabric of his thought will never be able to change reality, and will
never therefore, make any progress.
Change. Real change comes from within.
That which we persist in doing becomes easier. Not that the nature of the task has changed, but our
ability to do has increased. - Emerson
Put yourself first. You can't fill an empty bucket from a dry well.
I think therefore I am. - Rene Descartes (1619)
Courtesy and Sincerity are the basis of the best human relationships.
Like a seal upon thy heart, love is as strong as death.
Just as the caterpillar thought life was about to end. It turned into a butterfly.