Quote for the Week: May 24, 2015

 

Stormy skies over Snowdonia, North Wales, UK

Learn to get in touch with the silence within yourself, and know that everything in life has purpose. There are no mistakes, no coincidences, all events are blessings given to us to learn from. (Elisabeth Kubler-Ross, Psychiatrist & Author, 1926 – 2004)

Read more about Elisabeth Kubler-Ross.  

 

Quote for the Week: May 3, 2015

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It is only when we have the courage to face things exactly as they are, without any self-deception or illusion, that a light will develop out of events, by which the path to success may be recognized (I Ching, Chinese Book of Changes)

Introduction to I Ching

Quote for the Week: April 12, 2015

There is one elementary truth –

The ignorance of which kills countless ideas and splendid plans.

The moment one definitely commits oneself then Providence moves too.

All sorts of things occur to help one that never otherwise would have occurred.

Whatever you can do, or dream you can do, begin it.

Boldness has genius, power, and magic in it.

Begin it now. (Goethe)

 

Deutsch: Bildnis Johann Wolfgang von Goethe; W...

Deutsch: Bildnis Johann Wolfgang von Goethe; Weimar, Goethe-Nationalmuseum. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

 

Quotes for the Week: April 5, 2015

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Today I have grown taller from walking with the trees. (Karle Wilson Baker 1878-1960; American author and poet)

Look deep into nature, and then you will understand everything better. (Albert Einstein 1879 – 1955; Theoretical physicist)

Quote for the Week: March 29, 2015

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Do not follow where the path may lead.  Go, instead, where there is no path, and leave a trail. (Ralph Waldo Emerson)

 

Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803 – 1882) American essayist, poet, philisopher 

For more of Emerson’s quotes, go to:  Proverbia.net