Category Archives: Quote That

One of a Kind

Cary, NC // July 2010

THERE IS SOMETHING IN EVERY ONE OF YOU that waits and listens for the sound of the genuine in yourself. It is the only true guide you will ever have. And if you cannot hear it, you will all of your life spend your days on the ends of strings that somebody else pulls.  [Howard Thurman]

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Simple Mantra

IF YOU WANT OTHERS TO BE HAPPY, practice compassion. If you want to be happy, practice compassion.  [Dalai Lama]

Finding Peace

LOOKING FOR PEACE is like looking for a turtle with a mustache: you won’t be able to find it. But when your heart is ready, peace will come looking for you.  [Ajahn Chah]

Keep On Keepin’ On

TO BE NOBODY BUT YOURSELF in a world which is doing its best, night and day, to make you everybody else means to fight the hardest battle which any human being can fight; and never stop fighting.  [e.e. cummings]

Creativity

THERE IS NO DOUBT that creativity is the most important human resource of all. Without creativity, there would be no progress, and we would be forever repeating the same patterns.  [Edward de Bono]

Experience

NO MAN UNDERSTANDS a deep book until he has seen and lived at least part of its contents.  [Ezra Pound]

Life’s Analogy

LIFE IS LIKE ARRIVING LATE for a movie, having to figure out what was going on without bothering everybody with a lot of questions, and then being unexpectedly called away before you find out how it ends.
[Joseph Campbell]