Quotes and thoughts about reflection

Sometimes in the winds of change we find our true direction.

Man masters nature not by force but by understanding.
Jacob Bronowski

Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to pause and reflect.
Mark Twain

Our job is to love others without stopping to inquire whether or not they are worthy.
Thomas Merton

Finish each day and be done with it. You have done what you could. Some blunders and absurdities no doubt crept in; forget them as soon as you can. Tomorrow is a new day. Begin it serenely and with too high a spirit to be encumbered with your old nonsense.

You don’t remember what happened. What you remember becomes what happened.
John Green

Educating yourself does not mean you were stupid in the first place; it means that you are intelligent enough to know that there is plenty to learn.
Melanie Joy

In the right light, at the right time, everything is extraordinary.
Aaron Rose

There is a distinct difference between having an open mind and having a hole in your head from which your brain leaks out.
James Randi

Do what you feel in your heart to be right —for you will be criticised anyway.
Eleanor Roosevelt

Remember that everyone you meet is afraid of something, loves something and has lost something.
H. Jackson Brown

The secret of change is to focus all of your energy, not in fighting the old but on building the new.


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