All the world is birthday cake, so take a piece, but not too much.
If you understand, things are just as they are. If you do not understand, things are just as they are.
Treat the earth well: it was not given to you by your parents, it was loaned to you by your children.
Unknown (potentially Native American)
An outside enemy exists only if there is anger inside.
It is impossible to live without failing at something, unless you live so cautiously that you might as well not have lived at all; in which case, you fail by default.
… do not be concerned with the fruit of your action — just give attention to the action itself. The fruit will come of its own accord.
An entire sea of water can’t sink a ship unless it gets inside the ship. Similarly, the negativity of the world can’t put you down unless you allow it to get inside you.
Men talk of killing time, while time quietly kills them.
Acting like you don’t care is not letting it go.
Penelope Douglas, Bully (Fall Away #1)
No one has ever become poor by giving.