Time will point the way
Hard work is a talent
Admit a mistake halfway, and change paths before it is too late.
It’s always darkest before the dawn
Wait for the right time
Good things don’t come to those who wait. They come to those who pursue them. (popular)
Stick to the routine.
It’s always darkest before the dawn.
Give one hundred percent of your attention to the person you’re speaking with and make them feel like they’re the center of the universe.
No one makes it alone. Everyone needs a community, to bring them up when they’re down. -Josh Shipp
Live together… die alone. (folk)
Admit a mistake halfway, and change course before its too late.
Enjoy things; whether its a trivial moment in the day, or whether its a big party, enjoy it!
Live for others – Tolstoy
Respect is earned when respect is shown.
Live for virtue.
If you are depressed now, don’t give up. Look at the long view and take comfort in the bright future that lies ahead.
Don’t expect your whole day to be good, but if your whole day is bad, then you have a problem.
You can’t quit! You can’t give up!
Never underestimate the healing power of humor.
If you could change one thing about yourself, change your attitude!
Happiness is spontaneous and is unexpected;
Happiness cannot be induced.
Happiness cannot be planned for.
Spontaneity is the spirit.
A new year is a new hope
He who wants the wealth of the Indies, must carry home the wealth of the Indies (folk)
It is flat at the top.
The price of being a sheep is boredom. The price of being a wolf is loneliness. -Hugh MacLeod
Man that is born of woman lives but a short time, and is full of troubles -Job, the Bible
Never cultivate the seeds of self-destruction. Nip them in the bud.
I don’t know who is in charge of the universe, but he who is, is a great poet.
The past was wasted. Let it go… and work towards building a great future.
He who put us on this earth knew what we had to do while here, and in doing it, we become worthy of the afterlife.
Don’t be lazy.
A stitch in time saves nine.
Slow down. Relax. If you don’t look, you don’t know what you’re missing.
He who dares wins.
Happiness is in the moments.
Take well timed calculated risks. (Bear Grylls)
Always be courageous.
Now is always the best time to be alive.
The happiest moment of the day may not come at the party. It may come on the way there or the way back.
It’s never too late.
Part of me knows I’m growing too old (Kongos)
Elect good leaders
Look beyond yourself
Every idiot is a savant
It doesn’t matter where you live. It matters what you do.
You can’t make people like you, but you can like them -david garcia
(these come from Gretchen Rubin’s book, Happier at Home)
want what you have
Now is the time when the effort must be made, as it always is
Happiness is to live in an atmosphere of growth
the pleasure of manual labor
the only person I can change is myself
weary of myself
I did not appreciate the present moment
the same worn grooves