Quotes March 29, 2018

Long ago, I made up my mind that when things were said involving only me, I would pay no attention to them, except when valid criticism was carried by which I could profit.
Eleanor Roosevelt,
first lady, diplomat and activist
 
 
 
 
Fight for the things that you care about, but do it in a way that will lead others to join you.
Ruth Bader Ginsburg
 
 
 
 
“To go against the dominant thinking of your friends, of most of the people you see everyday, is perhaps the most difficult act of heroism you can perform.”
Theodore H. White
 
 
 
 
Self-awareness, intelligence, and the search for meaning that have –erroneously– been ascribed as belonging only to human beings, are in fact general conditions for every life-form — and particularly for plants.
Stephen Harrod Buhner
 
 
 
 
“The secret of success is constancy to purpose.”
Benjamin Disraeli
 
 
 
 
“Life is precious as it is. All the elements for your happiness are already here. There is no need to run, strive, search, or struggle. Just be.”
Thich Nhat Hanh
 
 
 
 
What matters in life is not what happens to you but what you remember and how you remember it.
Gabriel Garcia Marquez
 
 
 
 

“Don’t let the fear of what could happen make nothing happen.”
Unknown