18 Wise Quotes by Ralph Waldo Emerson That Will Inspire Self-Reliance
Ralph Waldo Emerson left plenty of wisdom for this generation and the next, particularly his views on religion and self-reliance.
230+ Beautiful Rumi Quotes on Love, Life & Friendship (Sufi Poetry)
Inspirational Rumi Quotes from the famous Sunni Muslim poet, Maulana Jalaluddin Rumi, through his mystical Sufi poem books such as The Essential Rumi.
10 Wise Quotes You Can Use to Stop an Argument In Its Tracks
Great thinkers speak the truth in these quotes about how to stop fighting and arguing.
7 Inspiring Quotes from Ralph Waldo Emerson That Are Useful Today
Over 100 years later, Ralph Waldo Emerson's inspirational writings are still relevant today. Here are a few of Emerson's best quotes mapped to some of today's most common dilemmas.
How to Know If My Conscience Is Really Clear
Anyone who has struggled to sleep with a bad conscience knows there really is no softer pillow as that of a clear conscience, and that slipping into sleep with this caliber of peace is one of life's greatest rewards. Yet, still I have tried to justify and rationalize things I know are not right. And,…
What’s the Worst That Can Happen?
Failure is never the worst that can happen. Far worse is losing your soul or your sanity to something that seems so important but may not be. Sometimes when things are very difficult, the message we need is, "Persevere." Sometimes when things are very difficult, the message we need is, "Lay down the burden." We…
How Many Panic Buttons?
If we want to panic, there will always be a reason. If we think we are finally in the clear, it is probably an illusion. There will always be another challenge to face. Every time something unexpected or scary threatens, we choose to spend energy facing it or--pushing panic buttons. Pushing panic buttons indicates…
A kind neighbor suggested a woman who lived down the street as a friend. When we finally met, I found her stand-offish and rude. Months later, after becoming very good friends, she said her first impression of me was that I was a snob. What? Not me! That was you! Our assessments of each other…