“Thoughts are the shadows of our feelings - always darker, emptier and simpler.” — Friedrich Nietzsche
“Truth is not what you want it to be; it is what it is. And you must bend to its power or live a lie.” – Miyamoto Musashi
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"When you arise in the morning, think of what a precious privilege it is to be alive - to breathe, to think, to enjoy, to love." - Marcus Aurelius
“What the superior man seeks, is in himself; what the ordinary man seeks, is in others.” - Confucius
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December 2022

"You have power over your mind — not outside events. Realize this, and you will find strength." — Marcus Aurelius
“Study hard what interests you the most in the most undisciplined, irreverent, and original manner possible.” — Richard Feynman
"Fortune falls heavily on those for whom she’s unexpected. The one always on the lookout easily endures." — Seneca
"An optimist is a person who sees a green light everywhere, while the pessimist sees only the red stop-light. The truly wise person is color-blind." …
Whenever you do a thing, though it can be known but to yourself, ask yourself how you would act were all the world looking at you, and act accordingly…

November 2022

"We start trying to be wise when we realize that we are not born knowing how to live, but that life is a skill that has to be acquired." — Alain de…
"Not-knowing is true knowledge. Presuming to know is a disease. First realize that you are sick; Then you can move toward health." — Lao Tzu
"If you wish to strive for peace of soul and happiness, then believe; if you wish to be a disciple of truth, then inquire." — Friedrich Nietzsche