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Archive for June, 2016

The Most Essential Ingredient To Success

‘The willingness to experiment with change may be the most essential ingredient to success at anything.’

Pat Summitt
American college basketball head coach who achieved the most wins in NCAA basketball history of any coach, male or female 


The Most Beautiful People

‘The most beautiful people we have known are those who have known defeat, known suffering, known struggle, known loss, and have found their way out of the depths. These persons have an appreciation, a sensitivity, and an understanding of life that fills them with compassion, gentleness, and a deep loving concern. Beautiful people do not just happen.’

Elizabeth Kubler-Ross
Swiss-American psychiatrist
Pioneer in near-death studies
Author of the groundbreaking book On Death and Dying where she first discussed her theory of the five stages of grief


Daring Different Impractical

‘Be daring, be different, be impractical, be anything that will assert integrity of purpose and imaginative vision against the play-it-safers, the creatures of the commonplace, the slaves of the ordinary.’

Sir Cecil Beaton
English fashion, portrait and war photographer, diarist, painter, interior designer and an Academy Award–winning stage and costume designer for films and the theatre


Love

‘Love is life believing in itself.’

Manitonquat
American author of two books, and several more self-published booklets on New Age philosophy, spirituality, and community sociology


Until They Become Conscious

‘Until they become conscious, they will never rebel, and until after they have rebelled, they cannot become conscious.’

George Orwell
English novelist, essayist, journalist, and critic