Give a man a fish, and he’ll eat for a day. Give a fish a man, and he’ll eat for weeks!
Takayuki Ikkaku, Arisa Hosaka and Toshihiro Kawabata, Animal Crossing: Wild World, 2005
“We are not human beings having a spiritual experience.
We are spiritual beings having a human experience.”
— Pierre Teilhard de Chardin: Was a French Jesuit, scientist, and philosopher
I’ve heard this from Wayne Dyer as well.
First say to yourself what you would be; and then do
what you have to do.”
Epictetus: Ancient Greek philosopher[ad#ad-1]
“We need to understand that thoughts are tools. Are we using them as productively as we can? Are our thoughts serving us well, or are we their victims? It’s up to us.”
Dr. Tom Morris: Business speaker; chairman of Morris Institute for Human Values
“Inaction breeds doubt and fear. Action breeds confidence and courage. If you want to conquer fear, do not sit home and think about it. Go out and get busy.”
– Dale Carnegie
“The difference between great people and everyone else is that
great people create their lives actively, while everyone else is
created by their lives, passively waiting to see where life takes
them next. The difference between the two is the difference between
living fully and just existing.”
– Michael E. Gerber