Daily Quotes for October 2006

Here are the daily inspirational quotes for October 2006. We hope you enjoy them!

Tension is who you think you should be. Relaxation is who you are.
–Chinese Proverb

There must be quite a few things that a hot bath won’t cure, but I don’t know many of them.
–Sylvia Plath

Sometimes the most important thing in a whole day is the rest we take between two deep breaths.
–Etty Hillesum

Kindness is more important than wisdom, and the recognition of this is
the beginning of wisdom.
–Theodore Rubin

A mature person is one who does not think only in absolutes, who is
able to be objective even when deeply stirred emotionally, who has learned that there is both good and bad in all people and in all things, and who walks humbly and deals charitably with the circumstances of life, knowing that in this world no one is all knowing and therefore all of us need both love and charity.
–Eleanor Roosevelt

A peacefulness follows any decision, even the wrong one.
–Rita Mae Brown

Health is the greatest gift, contentment the greatest wealth, faithfulness the best relationship.
–Buddha

The fruit of the spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness, and self-control. Against such things there is no law.
–Galatians 5:22

Serendipity. Look for something, find something else, and realize that what you’ve found is more suited to your needs than what you thought you were looking for.
–Lawrence Block

Anyone can become angry. That is easy. But to be angry with the right person, to the right degree, at the right time, for the right purpose and in the right way… that is not easy.
–Aristotle

Nonviolence is about speaking the whole complicated truth, the truth of our rage, the truth of our longing, the truth of our tears and our laughter, the truth of our smallest fears and our grandest dreams.
–Pam McAllister

The thought manifests as the word. The word manifests as the deed. The deed develops into habit. And the habit hardens into character. So watch the thought and its ways with care. And let it spring from love, born out of concern for all beings.
–Buddha

We know the truth, not only by the reason, but also by the heart.
–Blaise Pascal

Religion is a wizard, a sibyl . . .
She faces the wreck of worlds, and prophesies restoration.
She faces a sky blood-red with sunset colours that deepen into darkness, and prophesies dawn.
She faces death, and prophesies life.
–Felix Adler

Collected by the Editors of Guidance for Body, Mind, and Spirit.

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2 comments

Robert O.
Robert O.4 years ago

I love quote like this. They hold so many truths. Thanks Annie!

Mari Basque
Mari 's5 years ago

Love these wish we saw more of this on the site:)