Tuesday, 15 August 2017

192/365 Meaning of Life


192/365 Meaning of Life

"Ever more people today have the means to live, but no meaning to live for." 
Viktor E. Frankl

191/365 Seeking


191/365 Seeking

"Lord, grant that I might not so much seek to be loved as to love."
Francis of Assisi

Monday, 14 August 2017

190/365 Beyond Reason


190/365 Beyond Reason

"The supreme function of reason is to show man that some things are beyond reason." 
Blaise Pascal

189/365 Live Your Questions


189/365 Live Your Questions

"Live your questions now, and perhaps even without knowing it, you will live along some distant day into your answers".
Rainer Maria Rilke

Sunday, 13 August 2017

188/365 We Make The World


188/365 We Make The World

"We are what we think. All that we are arises with our thoughts. With our thoughts, we make the world." 
Buddha

187/365 Caring


187/365 Caring

"From caring comes courage."
Lao Tzu

Saturday, 12 August 2017

Friday, 11 August 2017

184/365 Fortune


184/365 Fortune

"Fortune favours the bold." 
Virgil

183/365 Adventures


183/365 Adventures

"The true adventurer goes forth aimless and uncalculating to meet and greet unknown fate." 
O. Henry

Thursday, 10 August 2017

182/365 We Sail


182/365 We Sail

"We sail within a vast sphere, ever drifting in uncertainty, driven from end to end."
Blaise Pascal

181/365 Our Deeds


181/365 Our Deeds

"Our deeds determine us, as much as we determine our deeds."
George Eliot

Wednesday, 9 August 2017

180/365 Poetry


180/365 Poetry

"Genuine poetry can communicate before it is understood."
T. S. Eliot

179/365 The Universe


179/365 The Universe

"We are part of this universe; we are in this universe, but perhaps more important than both of those facts, is that the universe is in us". 
Neil deGrasse Tyson

Tuesday, 8 August 2017

178/365 Face the Sun


178/365 Face the Sun

"Keep your face always toward the sunshine - and shadows will fall behind you."
Walt Whitman

177/365 Courage


177/365 Courage

"Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear, not absence of fear."
Mark Twain

Monday, 7 August 2017

176/365 Let It Be In My Day


176/365 Let It Be In My Day

"If there must be trouble, let it be in my day, that my child may have peace."
Thomas Paine

175/365 Letting Go


175/365 Letting Go

"When I let go of what I am, I become what I might be."
Lao Tzu

Sunday, 6 August 2017

174/365 I Have Learned


174/365 I Have Learned

"I have learned that to be with those I like is enough." 
Walt Whitman

173/365 Decisions


173/365 Decisions

"You may not control all the events that happen to you, but you can decide not to be reduced by them."
Maya Angelou

Saturday, 5 August 2017

172/365 A Single Sunbeam


172/365 A Single Sunbeam

"A single sunbeam is enough to drive away many shadows."
Francis of Assisi

171/365 Freedom


171/365 Freedom

"Those who are free of resentful thoughts surely find peace."
Buddha

Friday, 4 August 2017

170/365 Simplicity


170/365 Simplicity

"Simplicity is the glory of expression."
Walt Whitman

169/365 Blessed


169/365 Blessed

"Blessed is the influence of one true, loving human soul on another." 
George Eliot

Thursday, 3 August 2017

168/365 Full of Hope


168/365 Full of Hope

"Love recognizes no barriers. It jumps hurdles, leaps fences, penetrates walls to arrive at its destination full of hope."
Maya Angelou

167/365 A Leaf of Grass


167/365 A Leaf of Grass

"I believe a leaf of grass is no less than the journey-work of the stars."
Walt Whitman

Wednesday, 2 August 2017

166/365 Thought & Words


166/365 Thought & Words

Poetry is when an emotion has found its thought and the thought has found words. 
Robert Frost

165/365 The Best Revenge


165/365 The Best Revenge

"The best revenge is to be unlike him who performed the injury." 
Marcus Aurelius

Tuesday, 1 August 2017

164/365 Music in the Soul


164/365 Music in the Soul

"Music in the soul can be heard by the universe." 
Lao Tzu

163/365 Words & Ideas


163/365 Words & Ideas

"No matter what people tell you, words and ideas can change the world." 
Robin Williams

Monday, 31 July 2017

162/365 See the Light


162/365  See the Light

"It is during our darkest moments that we must focus to see the light."
Aristotle

161/365 The Miracle


161/365 The Miracle

"This is the miracle that happens every time to those who really love: the more they give, the more they possess."
Rainer Maria Rilke

Sunday, 30 July 2017

160/365 Live Boldly


160/365 Live Boldly

"It is not death that a man should fear, but he should fear never beginning to live."
Marcus Aurelius

159/365 Sun, Moon & Truth


159/365 Sun, Moon & Truth

"Three things cannot be long hidden: the sun, the moon, and the truth."
Buddha

Saturday, 29 July 2017

Friday, 28 July 2017

156/365 Never Forget


156/365 Never Forget

"I've learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel."
Maya Angelou

155/365 Three Things


155/365 Three Things

"I have just three things to teach: simplicity, patience, compassion. These three are your greatest treasures."
Lao Tzu

Thursday, 27 July 2017

154/365 Do The Right Thing


154/365 Do The Right Thing

"Do the right thing. It will gratify some people and astonish the rest." 
Mark Twain

153/365 The Aim of Art


153/365 The Aim of Art

"The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance."
Aristotle

Wednesday, 26 July 2017

152/365 What I've Learned


152/365 What I've Learned

"In three words I can sum up everything I've learned about life: it goes on."
Robert Frost

151/365 Precious Privilege


151/365 Precious Privilege

"When you arise in the morning, think of what a precious privilege it is to be alive - to breathe, to think, to enjoy, to love." 
Marcus Aurelius

Tuesday, 25 July 2017

150/365 The Same Line


150/365 The Same Line

"Life and death are one thread, the same line viewed from different sides."
Lao Tzu

149/365 Courage


149/365 Courage

"You will never do anything in this world without courage. It is the greatest quality of the mind next to honour."
Aristotle

Monday, 24 July 2017

148/365 Summer Afternoons


148/365 Summer Afternoons

"Summer afternoon—summer afternoon; to me those have always been the two most beautiful words in the English language."
Henry James

147/365 More Light


147/365 More Light

"One benefit of summer was that each day we had more light to read by."

Jeannette Walls, The Glass Castle

Sunday, 23 July 2017

146/365 A Swedish Proverb


146/365  A Swedish Proverb

"A life without love is like a year without summer."
Swedish Proverb

145/365 Summer or Winter


145/365 Summer or Winter

People don’t notice whether it’s winter or summer when they’re happy."
Anton Chekhov

Saturday, 22 July 2017