“Until you value yourself, you will not value your time. Until you value your time, you will not do anything with it.”
“The great thing in the world is not so much where we stand, as in what direction we are moving.”
“Besides learning to see, there is another art to be learned — not to see what is not.”
I’ve learned that if I put a smile on my face when I’m feeling
down, my spirits will automatically lift. The body knows that a
smile means happiness.
Knowing this doesn’t mean I’m always willing to do it. Many
times, I have absolutely refused to cheer myself up. Isn’t that
It’s a clue that sometimes the ego positively enjoys being
miserable. It can be enlightening to explore the pay-offs we get
from our black moods.
“Depend upon it that if a man talks of his misfortunes there is
something in them that is not disagreeable to him; for where
there is nothing but pure misery there is never any recourse to
the mention of it.”