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When we are chafed and fretted by small cares, a look at the stars will show us the littleness of our own intersts.
– Mara MitchellRate it:
When we are happy we are always good, but when we are good we are not always happy.
– Oscar Wilde, The Picture of Dorian Gray, chapter 6Rate it:
When we are in love we often doubt that which we most believe.
– La RochefoucauldRate it:
When we are judging everything, we are learning nothing."
– Steve MaraboliRate it:
When we are motivated by goals that have deep meaning, by dreams that need completion, by pure love that needs expressing, then we truly live life.
– Greg AndersonRate it:
When we are planning for posterity, we ought to remember that virtue is not hereditary.
– Thomas PaineRate it:
When we are unable to find tranquility within ourselves, it is useless to seek it elsewhere.
– Francois de La RochefoucauldRate it:
When we are unable to find tranquillity within ourselves, it is useless to seek it elsewhere.
– Francois De La RochefoucauldRate it:
When we are young, friends are, like everything else, a matter of course. In the old days we know what it means to have them.
– Edward Hagerup GriegRate it:
When we ask for advice, we are usually looking for an accomplice.
– Marquis de La GrangeRate it:
When we begin relying on the Internet for all of our news and information we will turn into a nation of zombies.
– Neil PostmanRate it:
When we blame, we give away our power.
– Greg AndersonRate it:
When we blindly adopt a religion, a political system, a literary dogma, we become automatons. We cease to grow.
– Anais NinRate it:
When we build, let us think that we build for ever.
– John RuskinRate it:
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 BontaRate it:
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. StoddardRate it:
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 LeShanRate it:
When we cannot get what we love, we must love what is within our reach.
– French ProverbRate it:
When we cannot hope to win, it is an advantage to yield.
– QuintilianRate it:
When we conquer without danger our triumph is without glory.
– Pierre CorneilleRate it:
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 GawainRate it:
When we desire and hope for excellence and take action, we become what we desire.
– Debasish Mridha, M.D.Rate it:
When we discover that the truth is already in us, we are all at once our original selves.
– DogenRate it:
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 KellerRate it:
When we feel that we are beloved, we are happy.
– Debasish Mridha, M.D.Rate it:

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