Until he extends his circle of compassion to include all living things, man will not himself find peace. —Albert Schweitzer

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Until he extends his circle of compassion to include all living things, man will not himself find peace.

ALBERT SCHWEITZER

Philosopher, Physician, Nobel Peace Prize Winner

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eli JANUARY 23, 2017
Until he extends his circle of compassion to include all living things, man will not himself find peace.


I know you've heard it a thousand times before, but it's true... hard work pays off. If you want to be good, you have to practice, practice, practice. If you don't love something, then don't do it. —Ray Bradbury
Rebellion against your handicaps gets you nowhere. Self-pity gets you nowhere. One must have the adventurous daring to accept oneself as a bundle of possibilities and undertake the most interesting game in the world - making the most of one's best. —Harry Emerson Fosdick
The most important thing in the world is family and love. —John R. Wooden
When we give cheerfully and accept gratefully, everyone is blessed. —Maya Angelou
I have not failed. I've just found 10,000 ways that won't work. —Thomas Edison
Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world; indeed, it's the only thing that ever has. —Margaret Mead
Be nice to people on your way up because you'll meet them on your way down. —Wilson Mizner
Individually, we are one drop. Together, we are an ocean. —Ryunosuke Satoro
Compassion is the ultimate expression of your highest self. —Russell Simmons
Those who contemplate the beauty of the earth find reserves of strength that will endure as long as life lasts. There is something infinitely healing in the repeated refrains of nature -- the assurance that dawn comes after night, and spring after winter. —Rachel Carson
Make up your mind that no matter what comes your way, no matter how difficult, no matter how unfair, you will do more than simply survive. You will thrive in spite of it. —Joel Osteen
It is the province of knowledge to speak and it is the privilege of wisdom to listen. —Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.
Remember, no one can make you feel inferior without your consent. —Eleanor Roosevelt
Remembering that I'll be dead soon is the most important tool I've ever encountered to help me make the big choices in life. Almost everything--all external expectations, all pride, all fear of embarrassment or failure--these things just fall away in the face of death, leaving only what is truly important. Remembering that you are going to die is the best way I know to avoid the trap of thinking you have something to lose. You are already naked. There is no reason not to follow your heart.  —Steve Jobs
Alone we can do so little; together we can do so much. —Helen Keller
Passion is one great force that unleashes creativity, because if you're passionate about something, then you're more willing to take risks. —Yo-Yo Ma

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