Saturday, 8 August 2020

Lifts the Light and Leaves the Heavy

We would rather speak ill of ourselves than not talk about ourselves at all. ~ François VI de la Rochefoucault #Quote

Time ⏳ is like the wind 🌬, it lifts the light and leaves the heavy. ~ Doménico Cieri Estrada #Quote

In all the activities of life, from the simplest physical activities to the highest intellectual and spiritual activities, our whole effort must be to get out of our own light. ~ Aldous Huxley #Quote

If Pac-Man had affected us as kids,
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we'd all be running around in dark rooms, munching pills and listening to repetitive electronic music 🎶. ~ Marcus Brigstocke #Quote

We give advice, but we cannot give the wisdom to profit by it. ~ François VI de la Rochefoucault #Quote

Things that were hard to bear are sweet to remember. ~ Lucius Annaeus Seneca #Quote

Get up, stand up, stand up for your rights. Get up, stand up, don't give up the fight. ~ Bob Marley #lyrics

You’re never fully dressed without a smile. ~ Martin Charnin #Quote

The only way out of the labyrinth of suffering is to forgive. ~ John Green #Quote

Wallets are just pockets that we put in our pockets. #Quote

The winds of grace are always blowing, but you have to raise the sail. ~ Ramakrishna #Quote

If life has those moments — ecstasies of health, youth and peace ☮... — treasure them. ~ Byron Caldwell Smith #Quote

When an ordinary man attains knowledge he is a sage; when a sage attains understanding he is an ordinary man. ~ Unknown #Quote

What soap is to the body, laughter is to the soul. ~ Yiddish #Proverb

I have seen the future and it is very much like the present - only longer. ~ Kehlog Albran #Quote

Some so speak in exaggerations and superlatives that we need to make a large discount from their statements before we can come at their real meaning. ~ Tryon Edwards #Quote

When one burns one's bridges, what a very nice fire 🔥 it makes. ~ Dylan Thomas #Quote

When one person suffers from a delusion It is called insanity. When many people suffer from a delusion It is called Religion. ~ Robert M. Pirsig #Quote

He's got a photographic mind. Too bad it never developed. ~ Leopold Fechtner #Quote

I don't want to get to the end of my life and find that I lived just the length of it. I want to have lived the width of it as well. ~ Diane Ackerman #Quote

The future is an opaque mirror. Anyone who tries to look into it sees nothing but the dim outlines of an old and worried face. ~ Jim Bishop #Quote

I don't care to belong to a club that accepts people like me as members. ~ Groucho Marx #Quote

Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail. ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson #Quote

If I only had a little humility, I’d be perfect. ~ Ted Turner #Quote

Humour is an almost physiological response to fear. ~ Kurt Vonnegut #Quote

Laughter is the shortest distance between two people. ~ Victor Borge #Quote

No matter how good a friend someone is, they’re going to hurt you every once in a while and you must forgive them for that. #LifeLessons

Insane people are always sure that they are fine. It is only the sane people who are willing to admit that they are crazy. ~ Nora Ephron #Quote

To understand the heart ❤️ and mind of a person, look not at what he has already achieved, but at what he aspires to. ~ Khalil Gibran #Quote

The first step toward success will be the biggest one. ~ Dennis Waitley #Quote



Anything can happen; this is the very rule of this universe! The best defence against this rule is this: Don't panic! ~ Mehmet Murat ildan #Quote

Madness is rare in individuals - but in groups, parties, nations, and ages it is the rule. ~ Friedrich Nietzshe #Quote

Look at his face. I bet his cornflakes try to crawl out of the bowl. ~ Bernard Black #Quote

What saves a man is to take a step. Then another step. It is always the same step, but you have to take it. ~ Antoine de Saint-Exupéry #Quote

My father told me all about the birds and the bees - the liar. I went steady with a woodpecker till I was twenty-one ~ Bob Hope #Quote

Life is not long, and too much of it must not pass in idle deliberation how it shall be spent. ~ Samuel Johnson #Quote

If only I may grow: firmer, simpler, quieter, warmer. ~ Dag Hammarskjold #Quote

A Sunday well-spent brings a week of content. ~ #Proverb

When you go into court you are putting your fate into the hands of twelve people who weren’t smart enough to get out of jury duty. ~ Norm Crosby #Quote

I don't mind coming to work -- I just don't want to stay when I get there. ~ Louis H. Albert #Quote

Art is an argument between what it looks like and what it means. ~ Brett Whiteley #Quote

History teaches us that men and nations behave wisely once they have exhausted all other alternatives. ~ Abba Eban #Quote


Like almost every truly horrible thing that has ever happened in the history of our world, the end also began with a kiss. ~ Dennis Sharpe #Quote

And ever has it been that love knows not its own depth until the hour of separation. ~ Khalil Gibran #Quote

Integrity is the essence of everything successful. ~ Richard Buckminster Fuller #Quote

One of the check-out counters had a sign that said "eight items or less". So I changed my name to Les. ~ Author Unknown #Quote


Not to understand a treasure’s worth till time ⏳ has stole away the slighted good, is cause of half the poverty we feel, and makes the world the wilderness it is. ~ William Cowper #Quote

Had I not lived with Mirabeau, I never should have known all that can be done in a day, or, rather, in an interval of twelve hours. A day to him was of more value than a week or a month to others. To‑morrow to him was not the same impostor as to most others. ~ Pierre Étienne Louis Dumont #Quote

It's an interesting combination: Having a great fear of being alone, and having a desperate need for solitude and the solitary experience. That's always been a tug of war for me. ~ Jodie Foster #Quote

The average person thinks he isn't. ~ Father Larry Lorenzoni #Quote

Fair flowers are not left standing along the wayside long. ~ #Proverb

Never swap horses crossing a stream. ~ #Proverb

And if you cannot work with love but only with distaste, it is better that you should leave your work and sit at the gate of the temple and take alms of those who work with joy. ~ Khalil Gibran #Quote

A smile is an inexpensive way to change your looks. ~ Charles Gordy #Quote

I get by with a little help from my friends. ~ John Lennon #Lyrics

Make the little things count. #JustWisdom

Time ⏳ is the wisest counsellor of all. ~ Pericles #Quote

A lot of mothers will do anything for their children, except let them be themselves. ~ Banksy #Quote

…we all must admit that everything is fine and there’s no need in the world to worry, and in fact we should realize what it would mean to us to UNDERSTAND that we’re not REALLY worried about ANYTHING.. ~ Jack Kerouac  #Quote

Fear the man who fears you. ~ #Proverb

Look at a star in the sky not as something unreachable but as a planet you would visit one day. ~ Yoko Ono #Quote

My whole life is waiting for the questions to which I have prepared answers. ~ Tom Stoppard #Quote

Finding Nirvana is like locating silence.. ~ Jack Kerouac  #Quote

Love is a canvas furnished by Nature and embroidered by imagination. ~ Voltaire #Quote

I have such a high regard for the truth that I use it sparingly. ~ Timothy Connor #Quote

A bank is a place that will lend you money 💰 if you can prove that you don’t need it. ~ Bob Hope #Quote

Enduring habits I hate…Yes, at the very bottom of my soul I feel grateful to all my misery and bouts of sickness and everything about me that is imperfect, because this sort of thing leaves me with a hundred backdoors through which I can escape from enduring habits ~ Friedrich Nietzsche #Quote

Remember this… develop a sense of nostalgia for something, or you’ll never figure out what’s important. ~ Gary Shteyngart #Quote

Always count the cost. ~ #Proverb

Laughter is an instant vacation. ~ Milton Berle #Quote

Missing you could turn from pain to pleasure, if I knew you were missing me too. ~ Author Unknown #Quote 

Remember, today is the tomorrow you worried about yesterday ~ Dale Carnegie #Quote

Your choices of action may be limited, but your choices of thought are not. ~ Abraham–Hicks #Quote

Time ⏳ is the most undefinable yet paradoxical of things; the past is gone, the future is not come, and the present becomes the past even while we attempt to define it, and, like the flash of lightning, at once exists and expires. ~ Charles Caleb Colton #Quote

The money 💰 in politics is a cash cow for the media. ~ Noam Chomsky #Quote

If you’ve made your point, stop talking. #JustWisdom

One must learn a different... sense of time ⏳, one that depends more on small amounts than big ones. ~ Sister Mary Paul #Quote