you are what you think
If you are distressd by anything external, the pain is not due to the thing itself but to your own estimate of it; and this you have the power to revoke at any moment.
Not only is nothing good or ill but thinking makes it so, but nothing is at all, except in so far as thinking has made it so.
That’s what known as Hermetic Gnosticism – bodhi in Sanskrit. Change the perspective of your eyes, and you see the whole world before you now is radiant.
We are not troubled by things, but by the opinions we have of things.
A man who suffers before it is necessary, suffers more than is necessary.
The greatest discovery of any generation is that human beings can alter their lives by altering their attitudes of mind.
Break the chains of your thinking and you will break the chains of your body.
All that we are is the result of what we have thought.
The rishis said that life is built up by your participation in it. Nothing is good or bad, hard or soft, painful or pleasant, except as you live it.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Nothing can bring you peace but yourself.
As a man thinketh, so is he.
“…my doubts are weakening me, paralyzing me. But doubt is a thought. So I must conquer my thoughts in order to master doubt.”
If you want the future to be different, it’s the quality of this moment that needs tending and attention.
The only person you are responsible for changing is yourself.
Louise L. Hay
It’s only a thought and a thought can be changed.
Diane K. Osbon
We cannot cure the world of sorrows, but we can choose to live in joy.