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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 engage in the world through narcissistic acts, we invoke a host of negative reactions from others,
– Paul HokemeyerRate it:
When we feel that we are beloved, we are happy.
– Debasish Mridha, M.D.Rate it:
When we finally become present in our lives, its as if we are seeing things for the first time.
– Renae A. SauterRate it:
When we get too caught up in the busyness of the world we lose connection with one another- and ourselves.
– Jack KornfieldRate it:
When we go to our secret place, God races there ahead of us. Sometimes He doesn't even disclose His presence. Jesus notes, He that sees in secret will reward openly. God hides in our prayer closet and then manifests Himself in the public square. The private moments of surrender translate into public God-moments punctuated with His Presence.
– P. Douglas SmallRate it:
When we go to the market for ice cream, we get into a car. We are not the car. The car is simply a vehicle for travel. When we spiritually awake, we realize we are an immortal spiritual being temporarily in human form. The human body is our vehicle to travel about. Although we are in a human body, we are not the human body any more than we are the car.
– H.W. MannRate it:
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. KennedyRate it:
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 CarnegieRate it:
When we have lost everything, including hope, life becomes a disgrace, and death a duty.
– Francois Marie Arouet VoltaireRate it:
When we hear news we should always wait for the sacrament of confirmation.
– VoltaireRate it:
When we hear the bird sing, it hears only how to love. (Quand on entend l'oiseau chanter, - Lui n'entend que comment aimer.)
– Charles de LEUSSERate it:
When we help others to live peacefully, our life unknowingly becomes peaceful.
– Debasish Mridha, M.D.Rate it:

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