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Words of Wisdom

Everyone is ignorant, only on different subjects

No man is smart, except by comparison to those who know less Edgar Watson Howe

Whatever you do, or dream you can, begin it, boldness has genius, power, and magic in it -Johann Wolfgang van Goethe

Even if you are on the right track, you'll still get run over if you just sit there. Will Rogers

Happiness is not a state to arrive at, but a manner of traveling Margoret Lee Runbeck

Heaven isn't a place, it's a feeling

Our enemies are sacred because they make us strong. Native American saying


Wise Quotes

What you are is what you have been, and what you will be is what you do now. ~ The Buddha

If you try you may fail, if you don't try you're guaranteed to fail. ~ Jesse Jackson

The greatest personal limitation is to be found not in the things you want to do and can't, but in the things you've never considered doing. ~ Richard Bandler

You can not prevent the birds of sorrow from flying over your head, but you can prevent them from building a nest in your hair. ~ Chinese Proverb

When you want to be honored by others, you learn to honor them first. ~ Sathya Sai Baba

Prayer Of Protection

Saint Michael the Archangel,
defend us in battle.
Be our protection against the wickedness and snares of the devil.
May God rebuke him, we humbly pray;
and do Thou, O Prince of the Heavenly Host,
by the Divine Power of God,
cast into hell Satan and all the evil spirits
who roam throughout the world seeking the ruin of souls.
saint michael prayer

A person who feels appreciated will always do more than is expected

Good judgement comes from experience.. and experience? Well that comes from bad judgement.

Expose yourself to your deepest fear. After that, you're free.

Jim Morrison

Everything is energy and that's all there is to it. Match the frequency of the reality you want and you cannot help but get that reality. It can be no other way. This is not philosophy. This is physics. -


If you wish to understand the universe think of energy, frequency and vibration.

Nikola Tesla

Life's a garden, dig it!

Joe Dirt

Opinion is the lowest form of knowledge. The highest form of knowledge is empathy.

You think of yourselves as humans searching for a spiritual awakening when in fact you are a spiritual being attempting to cope with a human awakening. Seeing yourselves from the perspective of the spirit within will help you to remember why you came here and what you came here to do.

The Group

Let a person talk long enough you'll hear their true intentions. Listen twice speak once. -


There is a battle of two wolves inside us all. One is evil. It is anger, jealousy, greed, resentment, lies, inferiority and ego. The other is good. It is joy, peace, love, hope, humility, kindness, empathy and truth. The wolf that wins? The one you feed.

Cherokee proverb

No one appears on our stage unless the director has placed them there for our benefit

Paramahansa Yogananda

Of all the things you wear, your expression is the most important


To a shaman imagination is a vehicle that sends thoughts and feelings to make real changes in the physical world

Lena and Jose Stevens

Do thy work in the peace of Yoga and, free from selfish desires, be not moved in success or in failure. Yoga is an evenness of mind, a peace that is ever the same

Bhagavad Gita

When we judge something we only prove that we have an incomplete view of it


You are not your thoughts

Ron Hall

Reality is where your consciousness is located

-Nevill Drury

The true laboratory is the mind, where behind illusions we uncover the laws of truth

J.C. Bose

Find god- he isn't hiding from you, you're hiding from him.

-Paramahansa Yogananda

When one door of happiness closes, another opens, often we look so long at the closed door that we do not see the one that has been opened for us.

-Helen Keller

Judge people less on their mistakes than on how they handle their mistakes


Government is like gravity, it doesn't matter whether you believe in it or not, accept it


Fear, the thief of Dreams

-No Fear shirt

I never make the mistake of arguing with people for whose opinions I have no respect

-Edward Gibbon

Human action can be modified to some extent, but human nature can not be changed

Abraham Lincoln

Success is not fame or money or the power to bewitch. it is to have created something valuable from your own individuality and skill - a garden, an embroidery, a painting, a cake, a life.

Charlotte Gray

I'm very proud that I'm smart enough to get to the point

Harry Truman

Some things have to be believed to be seen

Ralph Hodgson

Statistics are like a bikini. What they reveal is suggestive but what they conceal is vital

Aaron Levenstein

A word to the wise is... unnecessary

"Dreams are pictures of feelings."

Richard Corriere & Joseph Hart Dream Makers

Without forgiveness life is governed by an endless cycle of resentment and retaliation


Fortune knocks but once, misfortune has much more patience

Jonathan Swift

The way of a fool is right in his own eyes, but a wise man listens to advice

Proverbs 12:15

If you want to be a knight, act like a night

from the movie Quiz Show

I know not how I may seem to others, but to myself I am but a small child wandering upon the vast shores of knowledge, every now and then finding a small bright pebble to content myself with

Plato...427-347 bc

A vision without execution is a hallucination

The faults of others is easily perceived, but that of oneself is difficult to perceive-

Bhagavad Gita

Don't waste your time on jealousy. Sometimes you're ahead, sometimes you're behind. The race is long, and in the end it's only with yourself.

- Mary Schmich

We're a feeling, an awareness encased here

Don Juan (Carlos Castaneda)

It doesn't matter what one reveals or what one keeps to oneself. Everything we do, everything we are, rests on our personal power. If we don't have enough personal power the most magnificent piece of wisdom can be revealed to us and it won't make a damn bit of difference.

Don Juan (Carlos Castaneda)

Do you know at this very moment you are surrounded by eternity? And do you know that you can use that eternity if you so desire?

Don Juan (Carlos Castaneda)

There is an amazing amount of wisdom on this page,

but remember this quote.....

There is a flaw with words, they always force us to feel enlightened, but when we turn around to face the world they always fail us and we end up facing the world as we always have, without enlightenment

Don Juan(Carlos Castaneda)

Sorry to have wasted so much of your time only to ruin it by putting it into perspective, but do not worry, you are practicing the greatest quote of all


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