Part V
16 January , 2001

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Sometimes other's thoughts can help clarify our own. Enjoy these inspirational quotations.

We cannot stop in our progress with organizations and systems either orthodox or metaphysical for they are sectional, sectarian, and teach a doctrine that is more or less involved with the idea of separations. They are only steps in the process of man's discovery of himself. We cannot stop at any point without becoming orthodox. That prevents further progress until we break away.
- Baird T. Spaulding
Man is not a physical organism, but the inner self living through a physical organism.
- Baird T. Spaulding
No one gives joy or sorrow...We gather the consequences of our own deeds.
- Garuda Purana

Some pursue happiness, others create it.
- Anonymous

Learn how to feel joy.
- Seneca
Forgiving those who hurt us is the key to personal peace.
- G. Weatherly
Fear less, hope more; eat less, chew more; whine less, breathe more; talk less, say more; love more and all good things will be yours.
- Swedish Proverb
One must never look for happiness: one meets it by the way.
- Isabelle Eberhardt
Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony.
- Gandhi
Happiness lies in the fulfullment of the spirit through the body.
- Cyrol Connolly
In about the same degree as you are helpful, you will be happy.
- Karl Reiland
You have come into a hard world. I know of only one easy place in it, and that is the grave.
- Henry Ward Beecher
Life is 10 percent what you make it, and 90 percent how you take it.
- Irving Berlin
Is life so wretched? Isn't it rather your hands which are too small, your vision which is muddled? You are the one who must grow up.
- Dag Hammarskjold
To oppose something is to maintain it.
- Ursula K. LeGuin
Holding on to anger is like grasping a hot coal with the intent of throwing it at someone else; you are the one who gets burned.
- Buddha
Each day come bearing its own gifts. Untie the ribbons.
- Ruth Ann Schabacker
Most human beings have an almost infinite capacity for taking things for granted.
- Aldous Huxley
That which does not kill me makes me stronger.
- Friedrich Nietzsche
Thanksgiving is a sure index of spiritual health.
- Maurice Dametz
If the only prayer you say in your whole life is "Thank you," that would suffice.
- Meister Eckhart
A thankful heart is not only the greatest virtue, but the parent of all other virtues.
- Cicero
Your mind cannot possibly understand God. Your heart already knows. Minds were designed for carrying out the orders of the heart.
- Emmanuel
God is to me that creative Force, behind and in the universe, who manifests Himself as energy, as life, as order, as beauty, as thought, as conscience, as love.
- Henry Sloane Coffin
Approach life each day like it was your last day on earth.
- Mike Morrill
When bad things happen, don't wallow in self-pity, ask instead: "What should I be learning?"
- Mike Morrill