Everything that irritates us about others can lead us to an understanding of ourselves.
- Carl Jung
Any fool can criticize, condemn, and complain but it takes character and self control to be understanding and forgiving.
- Dale Carnegie
Never do today what you can put off till tomorrow. Delay may give clearer light as to what is best to be done.
- Aaron Burr
All truths are easy to understand once they are discovered; the point is to discover them.
- Galileo Galilei
You don’t need strength to let go of something. What you really need is understanding.
- Guy Finley
Everyone hears only what he understands.
- Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
To understand the heart and mind of a person, look not at what he has already achieved, but at what he aspires to.
- Kahlil Gibran
Nothing in life is to be feared. It is only to be understood.
- Marie Curie
Don’t believe what your eyes are telling you. All they show is limitation. Look with your understanding, find out what you already know, and you’ll see the way to fly.
- Richard Bach
You do not understand even life. How can you understand death?
Furious activity is no substitute for understanding.
- H.H Williams
If we are to live together in peace, we must come to know each other better.
- Lyndon Johnson
A matter that becomes clear ceases to concern us.
- Friedrich Nietzsche
The reality of the other person is not in what he reveals to you, but in what he cannot reveal to you. Therefore, if you would understand him, listen not to what he says but rather what he does not say.
- Kahlil Gibran
Wednesday, June 30, 2010
Tuesday, June 29, 2010
to make a radical change for the better in one's way of living or doing.
Monday, June 28, 2010
'If you can imagine it, you can achieve it. If you can dream it, you can become it.'
Posted by Kay at 2:32 PM
Friday, June 25, 2010
Tuesday, June 22, 2010
Posted by Kay at 7:11 AM
Monday, June 21, 2010
“If you wish to travel far and fast, travel light. Take off all your envies, jealousies, unforgiveness, selfishness, and fears.”
Friday, June 18, 2010
“To gain that which is worth having, it may be necessary to lose everything else.”
Posted by Kay at 9:45 AM
Thursday, June 17, 2010
It especially makes no sense to care what someone thinks of us when that person doesn't even like themselves…then, why do we care what they think of us
Posted by Kay at 1:07 PM
Wednesday, June 16, 2010
I am an open book, transparent, detached, full of stories, intimate, kind, uplifting in the words to myself and those keen to share, I am aware that my ego is not me, by knowing I have an ego I know that I am more…much more than just this flesh and bone…& if this is true - for it is…then, we are part of a greater purpose than 9-5, mortgages, vitamin tablets & pollution…
Posted by Kay at 10:29 AM
Tuesday, June 15, 2010
Truth is a deep kindness that teaches us to be content in our everyday life and share with the people the same happiness.
Posted by Kay at 9:08 AM
Monday, June 14, 2010
'We often refuse to accept an idea merely because the way in which it has been expressed is unsympathetic to us.'
Posted by Kay at 8:51 AM
Friday, June 11, 2010
Don’t be in a hurry to condemn because he doesn’t do what you do or think as you think or as fast. There was a time when you didn’t know what you know today.
Posted by Kay at 12:57 PM
Thursday, June 10, 2010
“Hate can only exist in the absence of understanding; where understanding is present, hate cannot exist. … Very often hate is the result of a determination not to understand, and this is why hate is so dangerous: it actually resists understanding.”
Posted by Kay at 11:22 AM
Wednesday, June 9, 2010
A: (heartmindspirit) What’s good or bad, or moral or immoral, is highly subjective, this means the actually definition varies from person to person, perception to perception. To me, there is only true or false. Is the person honoring truth in their lives? Are they deceiving for personal advantage? People live lies, and those around them also suffer for it.
Posted by Kay at 9:32 AM
Tuesday, June 8, 2010
“Animals have these advantages over man: they never hear the clock strike, they die without any idea of death, they have no theologians to instruct them, their last moments are not disturbed by unwelcome and unpleasant ceremonies, their funerals cost them nothing, and no one starts lawsuits over their wills.”
Posted by Kay at 12:03 PM
Monday, June 7, 2010
The greatest mistake you can make in life is to be continually fearing you will make one.
Posted by Kay at 10:10 AM
Friday, June 4, 2010
"I would rather have a mind opened by wonder than closed by belief."
Posted by Kay at 1:02 PM
Thursday, June 3, 2010
“Only those who risk going too far can possibly find out how far they can go.”
Posted by Kay at 9:20 AM
Wednesday, June 2, 2010
Life is a succession of moments, to live each one is to succeed.
Posted by Kay at 3:12 PM