Success in its highest and noblest form calls for peace of mind and enjoyment and happiness which come only to the man who has found the work that he likes best.
—Napoleon Hill (American Author)
The pride of dying rich raises the loudest laugh in hell.
—John W. Foster
Death is not the enemy; living in constant fear of it is.
—Norman Cousins (American Journalist)
By criticizing other people, we are increasing the behavior that we object to.
If we discovered that we had only five minutes left to say all that we wanted to say, every telephone booth would be occupied by people calling other people to stammer that they loved them.
—Christopher Morley (American Journalist)
You have to believe in happiness or happiness never comes.
The only happiness a brave person ever troubles themselves in asking about, is happiness enough to get their work done.
—Thomas Carlyle (Scottish Writer)
Freedom of conscience entails more dangers than authority and despotism.
—Michel Foucault (French Philosopher)
The miracle is not to walk on water. The miracle is to walk on the green earth in the present moment, to appreciate the peace and beauty that are available now.
—Thich Nhat Hanh (Vietnamese Buddhist Religious Leader)