“Work to become, not to acquire.”


“Holding onto anger is like grasping a hot coal with the intent of throwing it at someone else; you are the one who gets burned.”


“Man is most nearly himself when he achieves the seriousness of a child at play.”


“Everything should be made as simple as possible, but not simpler.”

Albert Einstein

“The secret of happiness, you see, is not found in seeking more, but in developing the capacity to enjoy less.”


“We are shaped by our thoughts; we become what we think. When the mind is pure, joy follows like a shadow that never leaves.”


“The ignorant mind, with its infinite afflictions, passions, and evils, is rooted in the three poisons. Greed, anger, and delusion.”


“Always do right. This will gratify some people and astonish the rest.”

Mark Twain

“Unless you believe, you will not understand.”

St. Augustine

“In that book which is my memory,
On the first page of the chapter that is the day when I first met you,
Appear the words, ‘Here begins a new life’.”

Dante Alighieri, Vita Nuova