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Learn To Be…

Change no one. Change nothing. Do not live in the past and do not worry about the future. Stay in the eternal now, where all is well. Do not react to the world. Do not even react to your own … Continue reading

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A Great, Eternal Riddle

Albert Einstein describes how his studies of science and the universe showed him a way “to free myself from the chains of the merely personal, from an existence dominated by wishes, hopes and primitive feelings. Out yonder there was this … Continue reading

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It is books that are a key to the wide world; if you can’t do anything else, read all that you can. Jane Hamilton, from “The Book of Ruth” quoted from “Reader’s Disgest”, July 1997

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Better News Coverage

The world really isn’t much worse than it ever was. It’s just that the news coverage is so much better. Unknown author, quoted from Elms Elementary (Flushing, MI) newsletter, “Changing Times”

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Aldous Huxley Quotes

Chronic remorse, as all the moralists are agreed, is a most undesirable sentiment. If you have behaved badly, repent, make what amends you can address yourself to the task of behaving better next time. On no account brood over your … Continue reading

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