Quotes October 17, 2017

Simplicity boils down to two steps: Identify the essential. Eliminate the rest.
Leo Babauta,
Don’t trust leadership that lacks heart and a strong moral compass.
Tina Roth Eisenberg (@swissmiss)
Every morning is a fresh start.
“The names of the three spinners [goddesses of fate] have been interpreted significantly…Lachesis, the name of the second, seems to mean ‘the accidental within the decrees of destiny’ while Atropos means ‘the inevitable’ and for Clotho ‘the fateful tendencies each one of us brings into the world.’”
Sigmund Freud, “The Theme of the Three Caskets,” in The Freud Reader

It’s not how long you see something.
It’s how intensely you feel it.
Zack Love
Failure is an event — it is not a person.
Zig Ziglar,
writer and motivational speaker
The test of a vocation is the love of the drudgery it involves.
Logan Pearsall Smith,

The people who get on in this world are the people who get up and look for the circumstances they want, and, if they can’t find them, make them.
George Bernard Shaw,
If you give up on your dreams what’s left?
​Jim Carrey

Imagine a world where the words you speak appear on your skin.
Would you be more careful of what you say?
(On the flip side, what if your thoughts appeared on your skin?)


Every good conversation starts with listening.