It is not enough to be busy. So are the ants. The question is: What are we busy about?
Henry David Thoreau
Surrender is the inner transition from resistance to acceptance, from no to yes.
There are not strangers here. Only friends you haven’t yet met.
William Butler Yeats
When I see that my thought is incapable of understanding, that its movement brings nothing, I am open to the sense of the cosmic, beyond the realm of human perception.
Jeanne de Salzmann
The question you should be asking is, “Can I do one small thing tomorrow to make things a little bit better?”And the answer is almost always yes.
Vision is the art of seeing things invisible.
Integrity without knowledge is weak and useless, and knowledge without integrity is dangerous and dreadful.
Some people react to fear by seeking security, change, control. The rest accept the change and just go on about their lives.
When you get into a tight place, and everything goes against you till it seems as if you couldn’t hold on a minute longer, never give up then, for that’s just the place and time that the tide’ll turn.
Harriet Beecher Stowe,
abolitionist and writer
The most difficult thing is the decision to act. The rest is merely tenacity.