Monday, 28 August 2017

216/365 Unsolved Mystery


216/365  Unsolved Mystery

"Everything we do, every thought we've ever had, is produced by the human brain. But exactly how it operates remains one of the biggest unsolved mysteries, and it seems the more we probe its secrets, the more surprises we find." 
Neil deGrasse Tyson

Sunday, 27 August 2017

215/365 Enough


215/365 Enough

"He who knows that enough is enough will always have enough."

Lao Tzu

214/365 Placed in the Memory


214/365 Placed in the Memory

"The life of the dead is placed in the memory of the living."
Marcus Tullius Cicero

Saturday, 26 August 2017

213/365 The Wisdom of Children


213/365 The Wisdom of Children

“Grown-ups never understand anything by themselves, and it is tiresome for children to be always and forever explaining things to them” 
Antoine de Saint-Exupéry, The Little Prince

212/365 Science & Spirituality


212/365 Science & Spirituality 

“Science is not only compatible with spirituality; it is a profound source of spirituality.” 
 Carl Sagan

Friday, 25 August 2017

211/365 Home


211/365 Home

"Home is where one starts from."
T. S. Eliot

210/365 Opinions


210/365  Opinions

“Do not fear to be eccentric in opinion, for every opinion now accepted was once eccentric.” 
 Bertrand Russell

Thursday, 24 August 2017

209/365 Daring


209/365 Daring

“We have to dare to be ourselves, however frightening or strange that self may prove to be.” 
 May Sarton

208/365 An Infinite Question


208/365 An Infinite Question

“An infinite question is often destroyed by finite answers. To define everything is to annihilate much that gives us laughter and joy.” 
Madeleine L'Engle

Wednesday, 23 August 2017

207/365 Ecstasy in Life


207/365 Ecstasy in Life

“Find ecstasy in life; the mere sense of living is joy enough.” 
Emily Dickinson

206/365 All is Accomplished


206/365 All is Accomplished

"Nature does not hurry, yet everything is accomplished." 
Lao Tzu

Tuesday, 22 August 2017

205/365 Mad with Joy


205/365 Mad with Joy

“People from a planet without flowers would think we must be mad with joy the whole time to have such things about us.” 
Iris Murdoch

204/365 Blossoms


204/365 Blossoms

“A flower blossoms for its own joy.” 
Oscar Wilde

Monday, 21 August 2017

203/365 Joy


203/365 Joy

“I slept and dreamt that life was joy. I awoke and saw that life was service. I acted and behold, service was joy.” 
Rabindranath Tagore

Sunday, 20 August 2017

202/365 The Wisest


202/365 The Wisest

"I am the wisest man alive, for I know one thing, and that is that I know nothing."
Socrates

201/365 Find Joy


201/365 Find Joy

"Find a place inside where there's joy, and the joy will burn out the pain."
Joseph Campbell

Saturday, 19 August 2017

200/365 Great Things


200/365 Great Things

"One sees great things from the valley; only small things from the peak." 
Gilbert K. Chesterton

199/365 Everyday Life


199/365 Everyday Life

"Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life."
Pablo Picasso

Friday, 18 August 2017

198/365 The Last of Human Freedoms


198/365 The Last of Human Freedoms

"The last of human freedoms - the ability to chose one's attitude in a given set of circumstances."
Viktor E. Frank

197/365 Giving


197/365 Giving

"For it is in giving that we receive." 
Francis of Assisi

Thursday, 17 August 2017

196/365 Artists


196/365 Artists

"All children are artists. The problem is how to remain an artist once he grows up." 
Pablo Picasso

195/365 Surrender


195/365 Surrender

"To the mind that is still, the whole universe surrenders."
Lao Tzu

Wednesday, 16 August 2017

194/365 Your Net Worth


194/365 Your Net Worth

"Your net worth to the world is usually determined by what remains after your bad habits are subtracted from your good ones."
Benjamin Franklin

193/365 Everything


193/365 Everything

"If you have a garden and a library, you have everything you need."
Marcus Tullius Cicero

Tuesday, 15 August 2017

192/365 Meaning of Life


192/365 Meaning of Life

"Ever more people today have the means to live, but no meaning to live for." 
Viktor E. Frankl

191/365 Seeking


191/365 Seeking

"Lord, grant that I might not so much seek to be loved as to love."
Francis of Assisi

Monday, 14 August 2017

190/365 Beyond Reason


190/365 Beyond Reason

"The supreme function of reason is to show man that some things are beyond reason." 
Blaise Pascal

189/365 Live Your Questions


189/365 Live Your Questions

"Live your questions now, and perhaps even without knowing it, you will live along some distant day into your answers".
Rainer Maria Rilke

Sunday, 13 August 2017

188/365 We Make The World


188/365 We Make The World

"We are what we think. All that we are arises with our thoughts. With our thoughts, we make the world." 
Buddha

187/365 Caring


187/365 Caring

"From caring comes courage."
Lao Tzu

Saturday, 12 August 2017

Friday, 11 August 2017

184/365 Fortune


184/365 Fortune

"Fortune favours the bold." 
Virgil

183/365 Adventures


183/365 Adventures

"The true adventurer goes forth aimless and uncalculating to meet and greet unknown fate." 
O. Henry

Thursday, 10 August 2017

182/365 We Sail


182/365 We Sail

"We sail within a vast sphere, ever drifting in uncertainty, driven from end to end."
Blaise Pascal

181/365 Our Deeds


181/365 Our Deeds

"Our deeds determine us, as much as we determine our deeds."
George Eliot

Wednesday, 9 August 2017

180/365 Poetry


180/365 Poetry

"Genuine poetry can communicate before it is understood."
T. S. Eliot

179/365 The Universe


179/365 The Universe

"We are part of this universe; we are in this universe, but perhaps more important than both of those facts, is that the universe is in us". 
Neil deGrasse Tyson

Tuesday, 8 August 2017

178/365 Face the Sun


178/365 Face the Sun

"Keep your face always toward the sunshine - and shadows will fall behind you."
Walt Whitman

177/365 Courage


177/365 Courage

"Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear, not absence of fear."
Mark Twain

Monday, 7 August 2017

176/365 Let It Be In My Day


176/365 Let It Be In My Day

"If there must be trouble, let it be in my day, that my child may have peace."
Thomas Paine

175/365 Letting Go


175/365 Letting Go

"When I let go of what I am, I become what I might be."
Lao Tzu

Sunday, 6 August 2017

174/365 I Have Learned


174/365 I Have Learned

"I have learned that to be with those I like is enough." 
Walt Whitman

173/365 Decisions


173/365 Decisions

"You may not control all the events that happen to you, but you can decide not to be reduced by them."
Maya Angelou

Saturday, 5 August 2017

172/365 A Single Sunbeam


172/365 A Single Sunbeam

"A single sunbeam is enough to drive away many shadows."
Francis of Assisi

171/365 Freedom


171/365 Freedom

"Those who are free of resentful thoughts surely find peace."
Buddha

Friday, 4 August 2017

170/365 Simplicity


170/365 Simplicity

"Simplicity is the glory of expression."
Walt Whitman

169/365 Blessed


169/365 Blessed

"Blessed is the influence of one true, loving human soul on another." 
George Eliot

Thursday, 3 August 2017

168/365 Full of Hope


168/365 Full of Hope

"Love recognizes no barriers. It jumps hurdles, leaps fences, penetrates walls to arrive at its destination full of hope."
Maya Angelou

167/365 A Leaf of Grass


167/365 A Leaf of Grass

"I believe a leaf of grass is no less than the journey-work of the stars."
Walt Whitman