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“Stress is caused by being 'here' but wanting to be 'there.”'
- Eckhart Tolle
“Tell me and I forget, teach me and I may remember, involve me and I learn.”
- Benjamin Franklin
"I hear: I forget. I see: I remember. I do: I understand."
- Chinese Proverb
“Any fool can know. The point is to understand.”
- Albert Einstein
“Out of clutter, find Simplicity. From discord, find Harmony. In the middle of difficulty lies Opportunity.”
– Albert Einstein
“In learning you will teach, and in teaching you will learn.”
- Phil Collins
"I constantly see people rise in life who are not the smartest, sometimes not even the most diligent, but they are learning machines. They go to bed every night a little wiser than they were when they got up and boy does that help, particularly when you have a long run ahead of you."
- Charlie Munger
“Maturing is realizing how many things don’t require your comment.”
- Rachel Wolchin
“No amount of anxiety makes any difference to anything that is going to happen.”
- Alan Watts
"To succeed in life, you need two things: ignorance and confidence."
- Mark Twain
"The game taught me the game. And it didn’t spare me rod while teaching."
- Jesse Livermore
"History is not the past; it is the present looking at the past". - Fr Donagh O'Shea, OP.
There is an universal tendency among mankind to conceive all beings like themselves, and to transfer to every object, those qualities, with which they are familiarly acquainted, and of which they are intimately conscious. We find human faces in the moon, armies in the clouds; and by a natural propensity, if not corrected by experience and reflection, ascribe malice or good- will to every thing, that hurts or pleases us."
- David Hume (http://www.skepdic.com/pareidol.html )
"Let me tell you something. There's no nobility in poverty. I've been a poor man, and I've been a rich man. And I choose rich every fucking time." - Jordan Belfort
"A man is never more truthful than when he acknowledges himself a liar."
- Mark Twain
“I have never let my schooling interfere with my education.”
- Mark Twain
“The most important decision you make is to be in a good mood.”
"When the ship starts sinking, don’t pray. Jump."
- Zurich Axioms (for GG)
"When the internal struggle ends, everything becomes easy"
– Mark Douglas
"When you are dead, you don't know that you are dead. It is difficult only for the others. It is the same when you are stupid"
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