The main interest in life and work is to become someone else that you
were not in the beginning."
If you light a lamp for
it will also brighten your path.
It is the mind which
creates the world about us, and even though we stand side by side in the
same meadow, my eyes will never see what is beheld by yours, my heart
will never stir to the emotions with which yours is touched.
the voice of the oppressor, the enemy of the people. It will keep you
cramped and insane your whole life.
Difficult times have helped me to understand better than before
how infinitely rich and beautiful life is in every way and that so many
things that one goes worrying about are of no importance whatsoever.
Courage is being afraid but going on anyhow.
One of the most tragic things I know about human nature is that
all of us tend to put off living. We are all dreaming of some magical
rose garden over the horizon - instead of enjoying the roses that are
blooming outside our windows today.
The way you treat yourself sets the standard for others.
Many of our fears are tissue-paper-thin, and a single
courageous step would carry us clear through them.
To some degree depression is a function
of unconscious anger. Pay attention to your angry feelings. Don't feel
guilty about them.
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