Apr 28, 2012

Living Without Love


I can live without money, but I cannot live without love.

Judy Garland was a classic American actress, singer, and vaudevillian who lived from June 10, 1922 – June 22, 1969.  She is most remembered for her role as Dorothy in the original 1939 film version of The Wizard of Oz.

Apr 24, 2012

Self-Control


He who controls others may be powerful, but he who has mastered himself is mightier still.

This is another inspiring quote of wisdom from Lao Tse.  You can find his complete works in The Complete Works of Lao Tzu: Tao Teh Ching & Hua Hu Ching

Apr 20, 2012

The World Around You


The moment one gives close attention to anything, even a blade of grass, it becomes a mysterious, awesome, indescribably magnificent world in itself.

Henry Miller was an American writer and painter who lived from December 26, 1891 – June 7, 1980.  He defied literary definitions by creating works that made it a challenge to distinguish fact from fiction and which contained details which led to his books being banned (on grounds of obscenity).  Surprisingly, however, he is a source of many famous quotes that populate many quotations websites and publications.

Apr 16, 2012

Reaching Your Goals


Live your life each day as you would climb a mountain.  An occasional glance towards the summit keeps the goal in mind, but many beautiful scenes are to be observed from each new vantage point.

Apr 8, 2012

On Leadership


Pull the string, and it will follow wherever you wish.  Push it, and it will go nowhere at all.

Dwight D Eisenhower was the 34th President of the United States from 1953 until 1961.  Although he left office with low overall approval ratings, his posthumous reputation has grown and is often ranked as one of the top ten U.S. Presidents. 

Apr 4, 2012

Happiness


Happiness comes when you believe in what you are doing, and love what you are doing.

Brian Tracy is motivational speaker and personal development coach.  He is also a member of the board of trustees for the Heritage Foundation, a conservative Washington, D.C.-based public policy research institute.

Apr 1, 2012

Trust Your Intuition


Trust your intuition and be guided by love.

Charles Eisenstein is an American author and public speaker from Pennsylvania.  He wrote the books Ascent of Humanity and Sacred Economics.  You can learn more about Charles Eisenstein on his website -  www.ascentofhumanity.com.