Dig within. Within is the wellspring of Good and it is always ready to bubble up, if you just dig.
Quote by Marcus Aurelius
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Nothing has such power to broaden the mind as the ability to investigate systematically and truly all that comes under thy observation in life.
Because your own strength is unequal to the task, do not assume that it is beyond the powers of man but if anything is within the powers and province of man, believe that it is within your own compass also.
To refrain from imitation is the best revenge.
Here is the rule to remember in the future, When anything tempts you to be bitter: not, 'This is a misfortune' but 'To bear this worthily is good fortune.'
Let it be your constant method to look into the design of people's actions, and see what they would be at, as often as it is practicable and to make this custom the more significant, practice it first upon yourself.
The object of life is not to be on the side of the majority, but to escape finding oneself in the ranks of the insane.
Waste no more time arguing about what a good man should be. Be one.
Whatever the universal nature assigns to any man at any time is for the good of that man at that time.
It is not death that a man should fear, but he should fear never beginning to live.
Anything in any way beautiful derives its beauty from itself and asks nothing beyond itself. Praise is no part of it, for nothing is made worse or better by praise.
The long time to come when I shall not exist has more effect on me than this short present time, which nevertheless seems endless.
If you live to be one hundred, you've got it made. Very few people die past that age.
There is probably a perverse pride in my administration... that we were going to do the right thing, even if short-term it was unpopular. And I think anybody who's occupied this office has to remember that success is determined by an intersection in policy and politics and that you can't be neglecting of marketing and P.R. and public opinion.
Coming to terms with the fear of death is conducive to healing, positive personality transformation, and consciousness evolution.
A good leader is one who can tell another how to reach his or her potential a great leader is one who can help another discover this potential for him or herself.
In an ecology of love, people can relate in trust and face the future without fear. They do not need to play it safe. They can take uncertainty in their stride.
You have to have courage to be obedient to God.
What is faith? If you believe something because you have evidence for it, or rational argument, that is not faith. So faith seems to be believing something despite the absence of evidence or rational argument for it.
Propaganda in the ordinary sense of the term plays a less important part in a consumer society, where people greet all official pronouncements with suspicion.
There are events which are so great that if a writer has participated in them his obligation is to write truly rather than assume the presumption of altering them with invention.