Past Words of Inspiration

 

  • “Within your own house dwells the treasury of joy; so why do you go begging from door to door?”  Sufi saying
  • “Life is a grand dance.  How good a partner are you?” Michael Morgan 
  • “We should have much peace if we would not busy ourselves with the sayings and doings of others.” Thomas à Kempis
  • “Believe that life is worth living and your belief will help create the fact.” William James
  • “The time will come when the work of a physician will not be to treat and attempt to heal the body, but to heal the mind, which in turn will heal the body….The true physician will be a teacher, his work will be to keep people well, instead of trying to heal them after sickness…” Ralph W. Trine
  • “If your happiness depends on what somebody does… you do have a problem…” Richard Bach
  • “The greatest force in the human body is the natural drive of the body to heal itself-but that force is not independent of the belief system….Everything begins….with belief.  What we believe is the most powerful option of all…” Norman Cousins
  • “Destiny is not a matter of chance; it is a matter of choice; it is not a thing to be waited for, it is a thing to be achieved…” William J. Bryan
  • “Not to forgive is to be imprisoned by the past,  by old grievances that do not permit life to proceed with new business…” Robin Casarjian
  • “If you are willing to open yourself to the miracles of each day, each day will be a miracle.” Katherine L.
  • “Yesterday is a cancelled check; tomorrow is a promissory note; today is the only cash you have – so spend it wisely.” Kay Lyons
  • “Life does not need to be changed, only our attitudes do.” Sri Swami Rama
  • “Hold fast to dreams, for if dreams die, life is a broken-winged bird that cannot fly.” Langston Hughes
  • “We are always given exactly what we need according to a plan so grand and good that it is beyond our imagination.”  Alice Muir
  • “Blessed are those who can give without remembering and take without forgetting…”  Melvin Schleeds
  • “When you arise in the morning, think of what a precious privilege it is to be alive–to breathe, to think, to enjoy, to love…” Marcus Aurelius
  • “That is happiness; to be dissolved into something complete and great.”  Willa Cather
  • “Enthusiasm is one of the life’s greatest qualities, but it must be practiced to become a dominant factor in one’s life…There is real magic in enthusiasm.  It spells the difference between mediocrity and accomplishment…” Norman V. Peale