We must be our own before we can be another’s.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
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The good news is that the moment you decide that what you know is more important than what you have been taught to believe, you will have shifted gears in your quest for abundance. Success comes from within, not from without.
Let me never fall into the vulgar mistake of dreaming that I am persecuted whenever I am contradicted.
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Believing that I was born for the service of mankind, and regarding the care of the commonwealth as a kind of common property which, like the air and the water, belongs to everybody, I set myself to consider in what way mankind might be best served, and what service I was myself best fitted by nature to perform.
Nothing is more important than reconnecting with your bliss. Nothing is as rich. Nothing is more real.
It is our less conscious thoughts and our less conscious actions which mainly mould our lives and the lives of those who spring from us.
However small the chance might be of striking lucky, the chance is there. The chance had to be there.
A toddling little girl is a center of common feeling which makes the most dissimilar people understand each other.
Upon awakening, let the words Thank You flow from your lips, for this will remind you to begin your day with gratitude and compassion.
There is no comparison between that which is lost by not succeeding and that which is lost by not trying.
Courage charms us, because it indicates that a man loves an idea better than all things in the world, that he is thinking neither of his bed, nor his dinner, nor his money, but will venture all to put in act the invisible thought of his mind.
Depend upon it that if a man talks of his misfortunes there is something in them that is not disagreeable to him; for where there is nothing but pure misery there never is any recourse to the mention of it.