I can feel guilty about the past, apprehensive about the future, but only in the present can I act. The ability to be in the present moment is a major component of mental wellness.
—Abraham Maslow (American Psychologist)
A fanatic is one who can’t change his mind and won’t change the subject.
—Winston Churchill (British Head of State)
All times are beautiful for those who maintain joy within them; but there is no happy or favorable time for those with disconsolate or orphaned souls.
—Rosalia de Castro
There are four questions of value in life… What is sacred? Of what is the spirit made? What is worth living for, and what is worth dying for? The answer to each is the same. Only love.
—Don Juan DeMarco
The weaknesses of the many make the leader possible.
—Elbert Hubbard (American Writer)
How would you act differently if you knew you already had everything you need within you? Who or what would you stop chasing?
Intent is not a thought, or an object, or a wish. Intent is what can make a man succeed when his thoughts tell him that he is defeated. It operates in spite of the warrior’s indulgence. Intent is what makes him invulnerable. Intent is what sends a shaman through a wall, through space, to infinity.
—Carlos Castaneda (Peruvian-born American Anthropologist)