Quotes February 03, 2019

“Man must be arched and buttressed from within, else the temple wavers to the dust.”
Marcus Aurelius Antoninus
“When you are required to exhibit strength, it comes.”
Joseph Campbell
“Prepare yourself for the world, as athletes used to do for their exercises; oil your mind and your manners, to give them the necessary suppleness and flexibility; strength alone will not do.”
Lord Chesterfield
“Life only demands from you the strength you possess. Only one feat is possible – not to have run away.”
Dag Hammarskjold
“We are told that people stay in love because of chemistry, or because they remain intrigued with each other, because of many kindnesses, because of luck. But part of it has got to be forgiveness and gratefulness.”
Ellen Goodman
It’s okay to be angry. It’s never okay to be cruel.
“Forgiveness must be immediate, whether or not a person asks for it. Trust must be rebuilt over time. Trust requires a track record.”
Rick Warren, The Purpose Driven Life: What on Earth Am I Here for?
“It is easier to forgive an enemy than to forgive a friend.”
William Blake
“Throughout life people will make you mad, disrespect you and treat you bad. Let God deal with the things they do, because hate in your heart will consume you too.”
Will Smith
“I want to be the kind of person who can do that. Move on and forgive people and be healthy and happy. It seems like an easy thing to do in my head. But it’s not so easy when you try it in real life.”
Susane Colasanti, Waiting for You
“Without forgiveness life is governed by an endless cycle of resentment and retaliation.”
Roberto Assagioli
Worry about loving yourself, instead of loving the idea of other people loving you.