Miracles happen everyday, change your perception of what a miracle is and you’ll see them all around you.
—Jon Bon Jovi (American Musician)
Risk comes from not knowing what you’re doing.
—Warren Buffett (American Investor)
Keep quiet. Do your work in the world, but inwardly keep quiet. Then all will come to you.
—Nisargadatta Maharaj (Indian Hindu Religious Leader)
The danger of the past was that men became slaves. The danger of the future is that men may become robots. True enough, robots do not rebel. But given man’s nature, robots cannot live and remain sane, they become Golems,” they will destroy their world and themselves because they cannot stand any longer the boredom of a meaningless life.”
—Erich Fromm (German Psychologist)
I got the blues thinking of the future, so I left off and made some marmalade. It’s amazing how it cheers one up to shred oranges and scrub the floor.
—D. H. Lawrence (English Novelist)
Failure is unimportant. It takes courage to make a fool of yourself.
—Charlie Chaplin (British Actor)
I think of a hero as someone who understands the degree of responsibility that comes with their freedom.
—Bob Dylan (American Singer)
Every new day begins with possibilities. It’s up to us to fill it with the things that move us toward progress and peace.
—Ronald Reagan (American Head of State)
I would rather live in a world where my life is surrounded by mystery than live in a world so small that my mind could comprehend it.
—Harry Emerson Fosdick (American Baptist Clergyman)
Knowledge that puffs up the possessor’s mind is ever more of a pernicious kind.
—William Mather (British Businessperson)