Archives - December 2013
December 1, 2013
In every walk with nature one receives far more than he seeks.
December 2, 2013
Our goals can only be reached through a vehicle of a plan, in which we must fervently believe, and upon which we must vigorously act. There is no other route to success.
December 3, 2013
I have always believed, and I still believe, that whatever good or bad fortune may come our way we can always give it meaning and transform it into something of value.
December 4, 2013
The problem with speeches isn't so much not knowing when to stop, as knowing when not to begin.
December 5, 2013
Aim higher in case you fall short.
December 6, 2013
A reward cannot be valued if it is not understood
December 7, 2013
Questions focus our thinking. Ask empowering questions like: What's good about this? What's not perfect about it yet? What am I going to do next time? How can I do this and have fun doing it?
December 8, 2013
You can never lose anything that really belongs to you, and you can't keep that which belongs to someone else.
December 9, 2013
I learned that courage was not the absence of fear, but the triumph over it. The brave man is not he who does not feel afraid, but he who conquers that fear.
December 10, 2013
Don't be reckless with other people's hearts. Don't put up with people who are reckless with yours.
December 11, 2013
My grandmother started walking five miles a day when she was sixty. She's ninety-seven now, and we don't know where the heck she is.
December 12, 2013
Fashion can be bought. Style one must possess.
December 13, 2013
The two most precious things this side of the grave are our reputation and our life. But it is to be lamented that the most contemptible whisper may deprive us of the one, and the weakest weapon of the other.
December 14, 2013
No one ever complains about a speech being too short!
December 15, 2013
While we are indifferent to our good qualities, we keep on deceiving ourselves in regard to our faults, until we come to look on them as virtues.
December 16, 2013
I personally believe we developed language because of our deep inner need to complain.
December 17, 2013
You may be deceived if you trust too much, but you will live in torment unless you trust enough.
December 18, 2013
It is some relief to weep; grief is satisfied and carried off by tears.
December 19, 2013
The time to relax is when you don't have time for it.
December 20, 2013
You have to leave the city of your comfort and go into the wilderness of your intuition. What you'll discover will be wonderful. What you'll discover is yourself.
December 21, 2013
Perhaps I am a bear, or some hibernating animal underneath, for the instinct to be half asleep all winter is so strong in me.
December 22, 2013
When you do things from your soul, you feel a river moving in you, a joy.
December 23, 2013
Don't complain about the snow on your neighbor's roof when your own doorstep is unclean.
December 24, 2013
Even as an adult I find it difficult to sleep on Christmas Eve. Yuletide excitement is a potent caffeine, no matter your age.
December 25, 2013
Our hearts grow tender with childhood memories and love of kindred, and we are better throughout the year for having, in spirit, become a child again at Christmas-time.
December 26, 2013
Outside show is a poor substitute for inner worth.
December 27, 2013
In all things that are purely social we can be as separate as the fingers, yet one as the hand in all things essential to mutual progress.
December 28, 2013
Every piece of the universe, even the tiniest little snow crystal, matters somehow. I have a place in the pattern, and so do you.
December 29, 2013
Don't pay any attention to what they write about you. Just measure it in inches.
December 30, 2013
If you attack the establishment long enough and hard enough, they will make you a member of it.
December 31, 2013
Tomorrow, is the first blank page of a 365 page book. Write a good one.