Friday, September 4, 2015

Everything that irritates us about others can lead us to an understanding of ourselves


As I look back on my life, I realize that every time I thought I was being rejected from something good, I was actually being re-directed to something better. ~Steve Maraboli

Everything that irritates us about others can lead us to an understanding of ourselves. ~C.G. Jung

I, not events, have the power to make me happy or unhappy today. I can choose which it shall be. Yesterday is dead, tomorrow hasn't arrived yet. I have just one day, today, and I'm going to be happy in it. ~Groucho Marx  

Thursday, September 3, 2015

The art of life is a constant readjustment to our surroundings

The art of life is a constant readjustment to our surroundings. ~Kakuzo Okakaura

There should be a balance between material and spiritual progress, a balance achieved through the principles based on love and compassion. ~Dalai Lama

Everything comes to us that belongs to us if we create the capacity to receive it. ~Rabindranath Tagor

Between stimulus and response there is a space. In that space is our power to choose our response. In our response lies our growth and our freedom. ~Victor Frankl