Choice

If someone comes along and shoots an arrow into your heart, it’s fruitless to stand there and yell at the person.
This very moment is the perfect teacher, and, lucky for us, it’s with us wherever we are.
If money help a man to do good to others, it is of some value; but if not, it is simply a mass of evil, and the sooner it is got rid of, the better.
All the powers in the universe are already ours. It is we who have put our hands before our eyes and cry that it is dark.
Our duty is to encourage every one in his struggle to live up to his own highest idea, and strive at the same time to make the ideal as near as possible to the Truth.
The whole secret of existence is to have no fear.
The moment I have realized God sitting in the temple of every human body, everything that binds vanishes, and I am free.
You have to grow from the inside out. None can teach you, none can make you spiritual. There is no other teacher but your own soul.
Where can we go to find God if we cannot see Him in our own hearts and in every living being.
Take up one idea. Make that one idea your life - think of it, dream of it, live on that idea. This is the way to success.
We must all suffer one of two things: the pain of discipline or the pain of regret or disappointment.
The walls we build around us to keep sadness out also keeps out the joy.
It is the set of the sails, not the direction of the wind that determines which way we will go.
Let others lead small lives, but not you. Let others argue over small things, but not you. Let others cry over small hurts, but not you.
For every disciplined effort there is a multiple reward.
Whatever good things we build end up building us.
Either you run the day or the day runs you.
Days are expensive. When you spend a day you have one less day to spend. So make sure you spend each one wisely.
The challenge of leadership is to be strong, but not rude; be kind, but not weak; be bold, but not a bully; be thoughtful, but not lazy; be humble, but not timid; be proud, but not arrogant; have humor, but without folly.
Don’t wish it was easier, wish you were better. Don’t wish for less problems, wish for more skills. Don’t wish for less challenge, wish for more wisdom.