Quotes

  • "I have done my share, it is time to go. I will do it elegantly." -
  • Albert Einstein
  • "Do not stop thinking of life as an adventure. You have no security unless you can live bravely, excitingly, imaginatively; unless you can choose a challenge instead of competence." -
  • Eleanor Roosevelt
  • "Let us read, and let us dance; these two amusements will never do any harm in the world. " -
  • Voltaire
  • "The snow goose need not bathe to make itself white. Neither need you do anything but be yourself." -
  • Lao Tzu
  • "Although attempting to bring about World Peace through the internal transformation of individuals is difficult, it is the only way." -
  • Dalai Lama
  • "There is no good reason why we should not develop and change until the last day we live." -
  • Karen Horney
  • "The creation of something new is not accomplished by the intellect but by the play instinct acting from inner necessity. The creative mind plays with the object it loves." -
  • Carl Jung
  • "Worry is like a rocking chair. It gives me something to do, but it gets me nowhere." -
  • Anonymous
  • "Whatever you can do or dream you can, begin it. Boldness has genius, power, and magic in it." -
  • Goethe
  • "The intuitive mind is a sacred gift and the rational mind is a faithful servant. We have created a society that honors the servant and has forgotten the gift." -
  • Albert Einstein
  • "There's nothing remarkable about it. All one has to do is hit the right keys at the right time and the instrument plays itself." -
  • Johann Sebastian Bach
  • "Joy, rather than happiness, is the goal of life, for joy is the emotion which accompanies our fulfilling our natures as human beings. It is based on the experience of one's identity as a being of worth and dignity." -
  • Rollo May
  • "Let yourself be drawn by the stronger pull of that which you truly love." -
  • Rumi
  • "Find out who you are and do it on purpose." -
  • Dolly Parton
  • "Life may not be the party you had hoped for, but, while we are here, we may as well dance!" -
  • Martha Ray
  • "Man's ultimate concern must be expressed symbolically, because symbolic language alone is able to express the ultimate." -
  • Paul Tillich
  • "Now and then it's good to pause in our pursuit of happiness and just be happy." -
  • Guillaume Apollinaire
  • "Even the darkest night will end and the sun will rise." -
  • Victor Hugo, Les Miserables
  • "Hold fast to dreams for if dreams die, life is a broken-winged bird that can not fly." -
  • Langston Hughes
  • "If you are humble, nothing will touch you, neither praise nor disgrace, because you know what you are." -
  • Mother Teresa
  • "Intuition will tell the thinking mind where to look next." -
  • Jonas Salk
  • "Courage: the most important of all the virtues because without courage, you can't practice any other virtue consistently." -
  • Maya Angelou
  • "I will not let anyone walk through my mind with their dirty feet." -
  • Mahatma Ghandi
  • "Wherever you go, go with all your heart." -
  • Confucius
  • "Life is too deep for words, so don't try to describe it, just live it. " -
  • C. S. Lewis
  • "It is good to love many things, for therein lies the true strength, and whosoever loves much performs much, and can accomplish much, and what is done in love is well done." -
  • Vincent Van Gogh
  • "It's good to have an end to journey toward, but it's the journey that matters in the end." -
  • Ursula LeGuin
  • "It is not true that people stop pursuing dreams because they grow old, they grow old because they stop pursuing dreams." -
  • Gabriel Garcia Marquez
  • "Wisdom begins in wonder." -
  • Socrates
  • "What would you do if you weren't afraid?" -
  • Mark Zuckerberg
  • "Never be afraid to trust an unknown future to a known God." -
  • Corrie Ten Boom
  • "The good life is a process, not a state of being. It is a direction not a destination." -
  • Carl Rogers
  • "Whatever words we utter should be chosen with care for people will hear them and be influenced by them." -
  • Buddha
  • "Nourish beginnings." -
  • Muriel Rukeyser
  • "One does not become enlightened by imagining figures of light, but by making the darkness conscious." -
  • Carl Jung
  • "Work is love made visible." -
  • Kahlil Gibran
  • "We cannot will to have insights. We cannot will creativity. But we can will to give ourselves to the encounter with intensity of dedication and commitment. The deeper aspects of awareness are activated to the extent that the person is committed to the encounter." -
  • Rollo May
  • "When you get rid of your fear of failure, your tensions about succeeding, you can be yourself. Relaxed. You'll no longer be driving with the brakes on." -
  • Anthony de Mello
  • "The shortest distance between a human being and truth is a story." -
  • Anthony de Mello
  • "Curiosity does, no less than devotion, pilgrims make." -
  • Abraham Cowley
  • "It is the creative potential itself in human beings that is the image of God." -
  • Mary Daly
  • "Love doesn't just sit there like a stone, it has to be made, like brick; re-made all the time, made new." -
  • Ursula LeGuin
  • "Faith is a knowledge within the heart, beyond the reach of proof." -
  • Kahil Gibran
  • "The hardest challenge is to be yourself in a world where everyone is trying to make you somebody else." -
  • ee Cummings
  • "Life is either a daring adventure or nothing." -
  • Helen Keller
  • "In all chaos, there is a cosmos, in all disorder, a secret order." -
  • Carl Jung
  • "No one will wave a magic wand and make you an artist. You are an artist when you say you are. You are a good artist when your work has touched another person deeply." -
  • Amanda Palmer
  • "Gratitude can transform common days into thanksgivings, turn routine jobs into joy, and change ordinary opportunities into blessings." -
  • William Arthur Ward
  • "You are a masterpiece in the making." -
  • Nelson Mandela
  • "We tell ourselves stories in order to live." -
  • Joan Didion
  • "Praise all scars, which, by definition, reveal that something, one thing minimum, is healed." -
  • Thomas Lux
  • "Dreams get to our very essence; they are mythic, sacred texts that tell the deep story of our destiny and our progress." -
  • Thomas Moore
  • "Whether you succeed or not is irrelevant - there is no such thing. Making your unknown known is the important thing and keeping the unknown always beyond you." -
  • Georgia O'Keefe