We cannot cure the world of sorrows, but we can choose to live in joy. —Joseph Campbell

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We cannot cure the world of sorrows, but we can choose to live in joy.

JOSEPH CAMPBELL

lecturer, writer

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Go into the world and do well. But more importantly, go into the world and do good. —Minor Myers Jr.
Laughter is the shortest distance between two people. —Victor Borge
Working hard is important. But there is something that matters even more: believing in yourself. —Harry Potter (J.K. Rowling)
Those who make compassion an essential part of their lives find the joy of life. Kindness deepens the spirit and produces rewards that cannot be completely explained in words. It is an experience more powerful than words. To become acquainted with kindness one must be prepared to learn new things and feel new feelings. Kindness is more than a philosophy of the mind. It is a philosophy of the spirit.  —Robert J. Furey
You don’t inspire your teammates by showing them how amazing you are. You inspire them by showing them how amazing they are. —Robyn Benincasa
Always dream and shoot higher than you know you can do. Do not bother just to be better than your contemporaries or predecessors. Try to be better than yourself.  —William Faulkner
Individually, we are one drop. Together, we are an ocean. —Ryunosuke Satoro
To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment. —Ralph Waldo Emerson
Mindfulness is the aware, balanced acceptance of the present experience. It isn’t more complicated than that. It is opening to or receiving the present moment, pleasant or unpleasant, just as it is, without either clinging to it or rejecting it. —Sylvia Boorstein
When being together is more important than what you do, you are with a friend. —Connie McMartin
Three things cannot be long hidden: the sun, the moon, and the truth. —Buddha
Great things can be achieved by leading through wisdom, empathy, and integrity—with no other agenda than humanity. —Richard Branson
Strength of a character isn't always about how much you can handle before you break. It’s also about how much you can handle after you've been broken. —Robert Tew
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