Enlightenment is not about knowing as much as it is about unknowing; it is not so much learning as unlearning. … It’s more about entering the mystery than arriving at a mental certitude.” — Richard Rohr On the Threshold of Transformation (p.
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To live a creative life, we must lose our fear of being wrong.”
” — Joseph Chilton Pearce
Never were known such excesses of the scholars: it is he cursed inventions of the age that ruin everything: artillery, serpentines, bombards, and above all, printing, that other pestilence from Germany. … The end of the world is certainly at hand!” — Victor Hugo The Hunchback of Notre Dame , p.
Do not pray for tasks equal to your powers. … Then the doing of your work shall be no miracle, but you shall be the miracle.” — Phillips Brooks U.S.
A soul that is close to despair doesn’t know that it’s already standing on the brink, beyond which there lies a new path.” — Elder Barsanuphius of Optina
If we stop learning today, we stop teaching tomorrow.” — Howard Hendricks
The first step towards getting somewhere is to decide you’re not going to stay where you are.” — John Pierpont Morgan
Life is like riding a bicycle, in order to keep your balance, you must keep moving.” — Albert Einstein
I contend that for a nation to try to tax itself into prosperity is like a man standing in a bucket and trying to lift himself up by the handle.” — Winston Churchill
During times of universal deceit, telling the truth becomes a revolutionary act.” — George Orwell
The man of action has the present, but the thinker commands the future from his study.” — Oliver Wendell Holmes
A successful executive is one that solves bigger problems than he/she creates.” — David Allen GTD Times