“Meditation teaches us to cure what need not be endured and endure what cannot be cured.” Unknown
“Anxiety does not empty tomorrow of its sorrow, but only empties today of its strength.”
It’s foolish to say there’s nothing to worry about. Clearly we can get this wrong. But it’s equally foolish to say that our fates are sealed. That’s not decided by the machines. It’s not even decided by the market. It’s decided by us.
The desire to create is one of the deepest yearnings of the human soul.
“Not that she didn’t enjoy the holidays: but she always felt—and it was, perhaps, the measure of her peculiar happiness—a little relieved when they were over. Her normal life pleased her so well that she was half afraid to step out of its frame in case one day she should find herself unable to get back.”
Jan Struther, Mrs. Miniver
The smallest act of kindness is worth more than the grandest intention.