Imagine a man in the Sahara regretting that he had no sand for his hour-glass.
G K Chesterton
“They say time heals all wounds, but that presumes the source of the grief is finite”
It’s bad policy to speculate on what you’ll do if a plan fails, when you’re trying to make a plan work.
diplomat and political scientist
“Beauty is only skin deep, but ugly lies to the bone. Beauty dies and fades away, but ugly holds its own! Create and cultivate Inner Beauty that never fades away but grows and matures with Time!”
Deodatta V. Shenai-Khatkhate
“Sometimes we must undergo hardships, breakups, and narcissistic wounds, which shatter the flattering image that we had of ourselves, in order to discover two truths: that we are not who we thought we were; and that the loss of a cherished pleasure is not necessarily the loss of true happiness and well-being.”
Any form of art is a form of power; it has impact, it can affect change — it can not only move us, it makes us move.
I don’t know what my path is yet. I’m just walking on it.
All the buried seeds crack open in the dark the instant they surrender to a process they can’t see.
The ultimate source of happiness is not money and power, but warm-heartedness.
“All I know is that my life is better when I assume that people are doing their best. It keeps me out of judgment and lets me focus on what is, and not what should or could be.”
“In the marketing society, we seek fulfillment but settle for abundance. Prisoners of plenty, we have the freedom to consume instead of the freedom to find our place in the world.”
Clive Hamilton, Growth Fetish
Real generosity towards the future lies in giving all to the present.
There’s no such thing as a small act of kindness. Every act creates a ripple with no logical end.
“Look for something positive each day, even if some days you have to look a little harder.”
Quotes August 13, 2018
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