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When we can build something like the Hubble telescope and fathom images of this vast cosmos of which we are a part, it really gives pause to wonder what and who we are within a larger framework than linear adventures at the shopping mall and taxes.
– Vanna Bonta
When we can say "no" not only to things that are wrong and sinful, but also to things pleasant, profitable, and good which would hinder and clog our grand duties and our chief work, we shall understand more fully what life is worth, and how to make the most of it.
– Charles A. Stoddard
When we cannot bear to be alone, it means we do not properly value the only companion we will have from birth to death -- ourselves.
– Eda LeShan
When we cannot get what we love, we must love what is within our reach.
– French Proverb
When we cannot hope to win, it is an advantage to yield.
– Quintilian
When we conquer without danger our triumph is without glory.
– Pierre Corneille
When we create something, we always create it first in a thought form. If we are basically positive in attitude, expecting and envisioning pleasure, satisfaction and happiness, we will attract and create people, situations, and events which conform to our positive expectations.
– Shakti Gawain
When we discover that the truth is already in us, we are all at once our original selves.
– Dogen
When we do the best that we can, we never know what miracle is wrought in our life, or in the life of another.
– Helen Keller
When we get too caught up in the busyness of the world we lose connection with one another- and ourselves.
– Jack Kornfield
When we got into office, the thing that surprised me the most was that things were as bad as we'd been saying they were.
– John F. Kennedy
When we hate our enemies, we are giving them power over us: power over our sleep, our appetites, our blood pressure, our health, and our happiness. Our enemies would dance with joy if only they knew how they were worrying us, lacerating us, and getting even with us! Our hate is not hurting them at all, but our hate is turning our own days and nights into a hellish turmoil.
– Dale Carnegie
When we have lost everything, including hope, life becomes a disgrace, and death a duty.
– Francois Marie Arouet Voltaire
When we hear news we should always wait for the sacrament of confirmation.
– Voltaire
When we hold back on life, life holds us back.
– Mary Manin Boggs
When we honestly ask ourselves which person in our lives mean the most to us, we often find that it is those who, instead of giving advice, solutions, or cures, have chosen rather to share our pain and touch our wounds with a warm and tender hand. The friend who can be silent with us in a moment of despair or confusion, who can stay with us in an hour of grief and bereavement, who can tolerate not knowing, not curing, not healing and face with us the reality of our powerlessness, that is a friend who cares.
– Henri Nouwen
When we let our Greed become our Need, we can never be happy indeed!
– RVM
When we look at the sky, we see two things: The beauty of the space and the future of the humanity!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
When we look at the stuff, what we see is an accumulation of stuff. The closer we look, the more parts we discover. Material matter consists of material parts. It comes into view that we are of physical and unseen stuff. It appears that we consist of a whole lot more than what is seen. Maybe our bodies are simply the wrapping we carry around to contain our true package. Often we are attracted to a pretty package that ain't so nice when opened up. There are books and people with appealing covers... Yep-- we are all package deals. KnowyerLoved, CWD
– Carl DeHaven
When we look from the bottom of a well, sky shines more beautifully than from the surface! Heaven is a Double-Heaven in the Hell!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
When we look upon others for happiness we diminish our very existance as individuals.
– Precious
When we lose one blessing, another is often, most unexpectedly, given in its place.
– Clive Staples Lewis
When we lose one we love, our bitterest tears are called forth by the memory of hours when we loved not enough.
– Maurice Maeterlinck
When we lose the right to be different, we lose the privilege to be free.
– Charles Evans Hughes
When we love there is no reason why.
– Vanna Bonta

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