Meaning of The person who sends out positive thoughts activates the world around him positively and draws back to himself positive results. :Norman Vincent Peale
You can’t connect the dots looking forward; you can only connect them looking backwards. So you have to trust that the dots will somehow connect in your future.
Little else is requisite to carry a state to the highest degree of opulence from the lowest barbarism but peace, easy taxes, and a tolerable administration of justice: all the rest being brought about by the natural course of things.
I’m touched by the idea that when we do things that are useful and helpful – collecting these shards of spirituality – that we may be helping to bring about a healing.
Accept responsibility for your life. Know that it is you who will get you where you want to go, no one else.
He was persuaded he could know no happiness but in the society of one with whom he could for ever indulge the melancholy that had taken possession of his soul.
To be happy you must have taken the measure of your powers, tasted the fruits of your passion, and learned your place in the world.
You learn something valuable from all of the significant events and people, but you never touch your true potential until you challenge yourself to go beyond imposed limitations.