Yet he who reigns within himself, and rules Passions, desires, and fears, is more a king.
Our Age of Anxiety is, in great part, the result of trying to do today’s jobs with yesterday’s tools!
Some luck lies in not getting what you thought you wanted but getting what you have, which once you have it you may be smart enough to see is what you would have wanted had you known.
Nothing great will ever be achieved without great men, and men are great only if they are determined to be so.
Charles de Gaulle
You make the world a better place by making daily improvements to become the best version of yourself.
Roy T. Bennett
To be cheerful when others are in despair, to keep the faith when others falter, to be true even when we feel forsaken—all of these are deeply desired outcomes during the deliberate, divine tutorials which God gives to us—because He loves us. These learning experiences must not be misread as divine indifference. Instead, such tutorials are a part of the divine unfolding.
Neal A. Maxwell
Light is more important than the lantern, The poem more important than the notebook
when you came you cried and everybody smiled with joy; when you go smile and let the world cry for you.
Kindness has no religion. Religions are like narrow tracks but kindness is like an open sky.
One of the best ways to influence people is to make those around you feel important.
Roy T. Bennett
Be content with who you are and where you are, and do whatever you can do to bring to others such contentment, and joy, and understanding that you have managed to find yourself.
Alexander McCall Smith
If bringing down the wall would require you to fly, you must believe you can fly. Otherwise, when the decisive moment comes, you will surely discover you ahve no wings.
Relish love in your old age! Aged love is like aged wine; it becomes more satisfying, more refreshing, more valuable, more appreciated and more intoxicating!
In other words, our opinions and our thoughts and feelings, anything we experience, need not define us forever.
Kau Pribumi terpelajar! Kalau mereka itu, Pribumi itu, tidak terpelajar, kau harus bikin mereka jadi terpelajar. Kau harus, harus, harus, harus bicara pada mereka , dengan bahasa yang mereka tahu
Pramoedya Ananta Toer
If you could only sense how important you are to the lives of those you meet; how important you can be to the people you may never dream of. There is something of yourself that you leave at every meeting with another person.
When you want something, all the universe conspires in helping you to achieve it.
It is not so much what happens to you as how you think about what happens." Epictetus
Do not accept whatever comes. Do not accept whatever goes. You have infinite power. Exercise your choice.
Reading the Bible will help you get to know the word, but it’s when you put it down and live your life that you get to know the author.