Archives - May 2002
May 1, 2002
Maturity is achieved when a person accepts life as full of tension.
May 2, 2002
Books can be dangerous. The best ones should be labeled "This could change your life."
May 3, 2002
Hard work spotlights the character of people: some turn up their sleeves, some turn up their noses, and some don't turn up at all.
May 4, 2002
A good book has no ending.
May 5, 2002
We look forward to the time when the Power of Love will replace the Love of Power. Then will our world know the blessings of peace.
May 6, 2002
Sometimes the most important thing in a whole day is the rest we take between two deep breaths.
May 7, 2002
Work is love made visible. And if you cannot work with love but only with distaste, it is better that you should leave your work and sit at the gate of the temple and take alms of those who work with joy.
May 8, 2002
Patience makes lighter
What sorrow may not heal.
May 9, 2002
Mother love is the fuel that enables a normal human being to do the impossible.
May 10, 2002
God could not be everywhere and therefore he made mothers.
May 11, 2002
A mother is a person who seeing there are only four pieces of pie for five people, promptly announces she never did care for pie.
May 12, 2002
Being a full-time mother is one of the highest salaried jobs... since the payment is pure love.
May 13, 2002
If we have no peace, it is because we have forgotten that we belong to each other.
May 14, 2002
When I was younger I could remember anything, whether it happened or not.
May 15, 2002
Now I know how hard life is, and the better I am in life, the better life is.
May 16, 2002
Peace cannot be achieved through violence, it can only be attained through understanding.
May 17, 2002
Life is too important to be taken seriously.
May 18, 2002
The course of true love never did run smooth.
May 19, 2002
Imagination is more important than knowledge. Knowledge is limited. Imagination encircles the world.
May 20, 2002
Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate; only love can do that.
May 21, 2002
What soap is to the body, laughter is to the soul.
May 22, 2002
I am imagination. I can see what the eyes cannot see. I can hear what the ears cannot hear. I can feel what the heart cannot feel.
May 23, 2002
Loving is not just looking at each other, it's looking in the same direction.
May 24, 2002
I have no sense of nationalism, only a cosmic consciousness of belonging to the human family.
May 25, 2002
Consistency is the last resort of the unimaginative.
May 26, 2002
After the verb 'to Love,' 'to Help' is the most beautiful verb in the world.
May 27, 2002
A man isn't poor if he can still laugh.
May 28, 2002
Books are the quietest and most constant of friends; they are the most accessible and wisest of counselors, and the most patient of teachers.
May 29, 2002
The most wasted of all days is one without laughter.
May 30, 2002
When you are content to be simply yourself and don't compare or compete, everybody will respect you.
May 31, 2002
Lord! When you sell a man a book you don't sell just twelve ounces of paper and ink and glue --- you sell him a whole new life. Love and friendship and humour and ships at sea by night --- there's all heaven and earth in a book, a real book.