Quotes January 25, 2020

Courtesy of Gretchen Rubin Moment of Happiness

“Forgiveness is not an occasional act; it is a permanent attitude.”
Martin Luther King, Jr., Draft of “Love in Action”
“I am a great believer in the seasons. Even here in my own world, I have no relish for sweet corn in January or strawberries in November.”
Pearl S. Buck, My Several Worlds
“Alexandra drew her shawl closer about her and stood leaning against the frame of the mill, looking at the stars which glittered so keenly through the frosty autumn air. She always loved to watch them, to think of their vastness and distance, and of their ordered march. It fortified her to reflect upon the great operations of nature, and when she thought of the law that lay behind them, she felt a sense of personal security.”
Willa Cather, O Pioneers!
“The leading rule for the lawyer, as for the man of every other calling, is diligence. Leave nothing for tomorrow which can be done today.”
Abraham Lincoln, “Notes for a Law Lecture”

“The creative mind plays with the objects it loves.”
Carl Jung, “Schiller’s Ideas on the Type Problem,” in Collected Work of C. G Jung

“He who can achieve great things is not necessarily capable of small.”
Marcel Proust