"I have learned silence from the talkative, toleration from ..."

"I have learned silence from the talkative, toleration from the intolerant and kindness from the unkind; yet, strange, I am ungrateful to these teachers."

Kahlil Gibran

....OF THE LAST WEEKS:

Nothing will ever please me, no matter how excellent or beneficial, if I must retain the knowledge of it to myself. And if wisdom were given me under the express condition that it must be kept hidden and not uttered, I should refuse it. No good thing is pleasant to possess, without friends to share it.

Seneca

“Nature says to a woman: 'Be beautiful if you can, wise if you want to, but be respected, that is essential.'

 

Beaumarchais

"The good education doesn't consist of not pouring the sauce on the tablecloth, but in not to show to notice if another does.."

Anton Chekhov

“Everything has beauty, but not everybody sees it.” 

Confucius

“The point isn't doing many things, but to do everything with so much love”

Madre Teresa di Calcutta

“No one gossips about other people's secret virtues”

 Bertrand Russell

“The youngs have no need of sermons, instead they need examples of honesty, faith in principles and unselfishness”

Sandro Pertini

 

“Peace is not the absence of war; it is a virtue, a state of mind, a disposition for benevolence, confidence, and justice”

 

Baruch de Spinoza

"When a friend asks, there is no tomorrow."

G.Herbert

"If your aim is great and your means are little, act anyways, for only through action can they grow up in you."

Aurobindo

"As the bee collects the juice without damaging the flower color and fragrance, so the wise man dwells in the world."

Siddhartha Gautama Buddha

“The most precious things in life are not those one gets for money”

Albert Einstein

 

“If you want friendship, gentleness and poetry to cross your path through life, take them with you”

Georges Duhamel

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"Do not wait for the right moment ... create it!"

George Bernard Shaw

“Happy the soul that shall forget his own good and, like the chosen ones of God, vie with his fellows in service to the good of all.”

Abdu'l-Bahà

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“A real decision is measured by the fact that you’ve taken a new action. If there’s no action, you haven’t truly decided.”

Anthony Robbins

 

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"There are many ways to get there, the best thing is to start"
Ennio Flaiano

“if you want the rainbow, you gotta put up with the rain”

Dolly Parton

“The secret of happiness is not always to do what you want , but to always want what you do.”                                                                                   

Lev Tolstoj

 

"The roots of true achievement lie in the will to become the best that you can become."

Harold Taylor

 "It is not for him to pride himself who loveth his own country, but rather for him who loveth the whole world. The earth is but one country and mankind its citizens."

Bahà'u'llàh

 

“Life was too short to have enemies”

Ayrton Senna

"Confidence in the goodness of another is good proof of one’s own goodness."

Michel de Montaigne

"Do something wonderful, people may imitate it." 

Albert Schweitzer

"Life is the childhood of our immortality."

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe


"Of all the things that wisdom provides to help one live one's entire
life in happiness, the greatest by far is the possession of friendship."
Epicurus

"Use your freedom to promote ours!"

Aung San Suu Kyi

my religion is to seek out truth in life and life in truth

Miguel de Unamuno




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