Posts tagged with ‘inspiring quotes’
"In all things of nature there is something of the marvelous." - Aristotle
There are always flowers for those who want to see them.Henri Matisse
The greatest weapon against stress is our ability to choose one thought over another.
We are editing an interview now with a UC San Francisco psychiatrist about their study suggesting that a healthy lifestyle - good diet, getting enough sleep and exercising - may buffer against stress-related cell aging. Attitude helps, too. And that reminded us of the James quote.
It’s not because things are difficult that we dare not venture. It’s because we dare not venture that they are difficult.Seneca
When one door closes, another opens; but we often look so long and so regretfully upon the closed door that we do not see the one that has opened for us.Alexander Graham Bell
The first principle is that you must not fool yourself and you are the easiest person to fool.Richard Feynman
All that is required to become an optimist is to have the goal and to practice it. The more you rehearse optimistic thoughts, the more ‘natural’ and ‘ingrained’ they will become. With time they will be part of you, and you will have made yourself into an altogether different person.Sonja Lyubomirsky, UC Riverside social psychologist & author
Even if you are on the right track, you will get run over if you just sit there.- Attributed to Mark Twain
Poets say science takes away from the beauty of the stars - mere globs of gas atoms. I, too, can see the stars on a desert night, and feel them. But do I see less or more?”
― Richard P. Feynman