Posts tagged quote.
Before you speak, ask yourself: Is it kind, is it true, is it necessary, does it improve upon the silence?
Experience is a brutal teacher, but you learn. My God, do you learn.
C.S. Lewis (via -withoutarmor)
No matter what, I want to continue living with the awareness that I will die. Without that, I am not alive.
The only thing standing between me and greatness, is me.
You do not need to convince people you are right, for that only draws you into power struggles with them. Nor do you need to be convinced that they are right. Being positive does not mean being blind. It means being willing to see the good in others and to turn the focus away from what is different or wrong (to you).
Whatever relationships you have attracted in your life at this moment, are precisely the ones you need in your life at this moment. There is a hidden meaning behind all events, and this hidden meaning is serving your own evolution. —Deepak Chopra
I love the man that can smile in trouble, that can gather from distress, and grow brave by reflection
Education is a better safeguard of liberty than a standing army.
We laugh to keep from crying
Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication
Leonardo da Vinci
Well, the telling of jokes is an art of its own, and it always rises from some emotional threat. The best jokes are dangerous, and dangerous because they are in some way truthful.
Humor is an almost physiological response to fear.
I like nonsense, it wakes up the brain cells. Fantasy is a necessary ingredient in living, It’s a way of looking at life through the wrong end of a telescope. Which is what I do, And that enables you to laugh at life’s realities.
Theodor Seuss Giegel.