I’ve found tumblr to be the world’s best source of great quotes. Here is a small selection from what I’ve found inspiring. 


“Three things in human life are important: the first is to be kind; the second is to be kind; and the third is to be kind.”
                                                             Henry James 

“Our life is like a dream. But in our better hours we wake up just enough to realize that we are dreaming.”
                                                         Wittgenstein 

“Our needs are few; our wants are many.”
                                               Sheng Yen

“My own eyes are not enough for me;
I will see through those of others.”
                                            C. S. Lewis

“Out beyond ideas of wrong and right, there is a field. I will meet you there.”
                                                 Rumi

“I am not what happened to me, I am what I choose to become.”
                                                                   Jung

“Be relentless. All over the world people are working harder than you.”
                                                         Sarah Manguso

“I’ve decided to live like this is a work of fiction.”
                                                  Joe Rogan

“Wherever we are, what we hear mostly is noise. When we ignore it, it disturbs us. When we listen to it, we find it fascinating.”
                                                       John Cage

“The first duty of love is to listen.”
                                                 Paul Tillich

“Strangeness is a necessary ingredient in beauty.”
                             Charles Baudelaire            

“Close some doors. Not out of pride, incapacity or arrogance, but simply because they no longer lead somewhere.”
                                                    Paulo Coelho

I don’t dream at night, I dream all day; I dream for a living.”
                                                 Steven Spielberg 

“Life isn’t about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself.”
                                                   George Bernard Shaw 

And thanks so much to those who said nice things about my 71st birthday post!

I’ve found tumblr to be the world’s best source of great quotes. Here is a small selection from what I’ve found inspiring.


“Three things in human life are important: the first is to be kind; the second is to be kind; and the third is to be kind.”
Henry James

“Our life is like a dream. But in our better hours we wake up just enough to realize that we are dreaming.”
Wittgenstein

“Our needs are few; our wants are many.”
Sheng Yen

“My own eyes are not enough for me;
I will see through those of others.”
C. S. Lewis

“Out beyond ideas of wrong and right, there is a field. I will meet you there.”
Rumi

“I am not what happened to me, I am what I choose to become.”
Jung

“Be relentless. All over the world people are working harder than you.”
Sarah Manguso

“I’ve decided to live like this is a work of fiction.”
Joe Rogan

“Wherever we are, what we hear mostly is noise. When we ignore it, it disturbs us. When we listen to it, we find it fascinating.”
John Cage

“The first duty of love is to listen.”
Paul Tillich

“Strangeness is a necessary ingredient in beauty.”
Charles Baudelaire

“Close some doors. Not out of pride, incapacity or arrogance, but simply because they no longer lead somewhere.”
Paulo Coelho

I don’t dream at night, I dream all day; I dream for a living.”
Steven Spielberg

“Life isn’t about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself.”
George Bernard Shaw 

And thanks so much to those who said nice things about my 71st birthday post!