recovering stress junkie.
All changes, even the most longed for, have their melancholy; for what we leave behind us is a part of ourselves; we must die to one life before we can enter another.
Six mistakes mankind keeps making century after century:
Believing that personal gain is made by crushing others;
Worrying about things that cannot be changed or corrected;
Insisting that a thing is impossible because we cannot accomplish it;
Refusing to set aside trivial preferences;
Neglecting development and refinement of the mind;
Attempting to compel others to believe and live as we do.
Our most difficult task as a friend is to offer understanding when we don’t understand.
Every day I discover more and more beautiful things. It’s enough to drive one mad. I have such a desire to do everything, my head is bursting with it.
Don’t fear failure. Not failure, but low aim, is the crime. In great attempts it is glorious even to fail.
You’re going to change your mind a thousand times. That’s a good thing. Only imbeciles never change their minds.
Remember the future comes one day at a time.