Too often we enjoy the comfort of opinion without the discomfort of thought.
— John F. Kennedy
Learn thoroughly what you learn;
let your conduct be worthy of what is learnt;
— Verse 391 from Thirukural, Collection of 1330 noble couplets
Thiruvalluvar, poet and philosopher, 31 B.C.
If I am not for myself, then who will be for me?
And if I am only for myself, then what am I?
And if not now, when?
— Rabbi Hillel — Ethics of the Fathers
The opposite of a correct statement is a false statement. But the opposite of a profound truth may well be another profound truth.
— Niels Bohr
Deeds, not stones, are the true monuments of the great.
— John L. Motley
Everything that is really great and inspiring is created by the individual who can labor in freedom.
— Albert Einstein
We cannot change anything until we accept it. Condemnation does not liberate, it oppresses.
— Carl Jung
I am a lover of what is, not because I’m a spiritual person, but because it hurts when I argue with reality. We can know that reality is good just as it is, because when we argue with it, we experience tension and frustration.
— Byron Katie
Never increase, beyond what is necessary, the number of entities required to explain anything.
— William of Ockham (1285-1349)
If you want to move to a higher level of life, you have to be willing to let go of some of your old ways of thinking and being and adopt new ones.
— T. Harv Eker
The greater part of human pain is unnecessary. It is self-created as long as the unobserved mind runs your life.
— Eckhart Tolle
You either create or allow everything that happens to you.
— Jack Canfield
This page contains quotes that have appealed to the individuals who are involved with maintaining this web site. It is not a statement about Freemasonry, nor should you look for any hidden meanings or messages here.