Tuesday, September 11, 2007
Motivational quotes for the day (Self-Discovery)
Man stands in his own shadow and wonders why it's dark.
People often say that this or that person has not yet found himself. But the self is not something one finds, it is something one creates.
~Thomas Szasz, "Personal Conduct," The Second Sin, 1973
Man cannot remake himself without suffering, for he is both the marble and the sculptor.
~Dr. Alexis Carrel
I went to the woods because I wished to live deliberately, to front only the essential facts of life, and see if I could not learn what it had to teach, and not, when I came to die, discover that I had not lived.
~Henry David Thoreau, 1854
He who knows others is learned;
He who knows himself is wise.
~Lao-tzu, Tao te Ching
You cannot dream yourself into a character; you must hammer and forge yourself one.
~James A. Froude
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