Music is the harmonious voice of creation; an echo of the invisible world.
—Giuseppe Mazzini (Italian Philosopher)
Try not. Do or do not. There is no try.
All strangers and beggars are from God, and a gift, though small, is precious.
—Homer (Ancient Greek Poet)
Delusion arises from anger.|The mind is bewildered by delusion.|Reasoning is destroyed when the mind is bewildered.|One falls down when reasoning is destroyed.
—The Bhagavad Gita (Hindu Scripture)
Act as if the whole election depended on your single vote.
—John Wesley (British Methodist Religious Leader)
If you really want the last word in an argument, try saying, “I guess you’re right.”
If you were happy every day of your life, you wouldn’t be a human being. You’d be a game show host.
Capital isn’t so important in business. Experience isn’t so important. You can get both these things. What is important is ideas. If you have ideas, you have the main asset you need, and there isn’t any limit to what you can do with your business and your life.
—Harvey Samuel Firestone (American Businessperson)
Do, or do not.
There is no ‘try’.
Fill the brain with high thoughts, highest ideals, place them day and night before you, and out of that will come great work.
—Swami Vivekananda (Indian Hindu Mystic)