Men are anxious to improve their circumstances, but are unwilling to improve themselves.
The more tranquil a man becomes, the greater is his success, his influence, his power for good. Calmness of mind is one of the beautiful jewels of wisdom.
Thus meditating you will no longer strive to build yourself up in your prejudices, but, forgetting self, you will remember only that you are seeking the Truth
Jesus brooded upon the Divine imminence until at last he could declare, "I and my Father are One
The more intense the nature of a man, the more readily will he find meditation, and the more successfully will he practice it.
Thought allied fearlessly to purpose becomes creative force.
When mental energy is allowed to follow the line of least resistance and to fall into easy channels, it is called weakness
You will become as small as your controlling desire; as great as you dominant aspiration.
You will become as small as your controlling desire; as great as your dominant aspiration
A man has to learn that he cannot command things, but that he can command himself; that he cannot coerce the wills of others, but that he can mold and master his own will: and things serve him who serves Truth; people seek guidance of him who is master of himself.
All that you accomplish or fail to accomplish with your life is the direct result of your thoughts.
A man is literally what he thinks
The calm man, having learned how to govern himself, knows how to adapt himself to others; and they, in turn, reverence his spiritual strength, and feel that they can learn of him and rely upon him. The more tranquil a man becomes, the greater is his success, his influence, his power for good.
Cherish your visions; cherish your ideals; cherish the music that stirs in your heart, the beauty that forms in your mind, the loveliness that drapes your purest thoughts, for out of them will grow all delightful conditions, all, heavenly environment; of these, if you but remain true to them, your world will at last be built.
The human will, that force unseen,The offspring of a deathless soul,Can hew the way to any goal,Though walls of granite intervene.