In the practice of tolerance, one's enemy is the best teacher.
Live with intention. Walk to the edge. Listen hard. Practice wellness. Play with abandon. Laugh. Choose with no regret. Appreciate your friends. Continue to learn. Do what you love. Live as if this is all there is.
Do more than belong: participate. Do more than care: help. Do more than believe: practice. Do more than be fair: be kind. Do more than forgive: forget. Do more than dream: work.
Practice hope. As hopefulness becomes a habit, you can achieve a permanently happy spirit.
Great thoughts reduced to practice become great acts.
One of the best things in the world to be is a boy; it requires no experience, but needs some practice to be a good one.
In the first place God made idiots. This was for practice. Then he made School Boards.
You learn to see by practice. It's just like playing tennis, you get better the more you play. The more you look around at things, the more you see. The more you photograph, the more you realize what can be photographed and what can't be photographed. You just have to keep doing it.
In my mind's eye, I visualize how a particular . . . sight and feeling will appear on a print. If it excites me, there is a good chance it will make a good photograph. It is an intuitive sense, an ability that comes from a lot of practice.
The pursuit of what is true and the practice of what is good are the two most important objects of philosophy.
Better indeed is knowledge than mechanical practice. Better than knowledge is meditation. But better still is surrender of attachment to results, because there follows immediate peace.
Whatever forms of meditation you practice, the most important point is to apply mindfulness continuously, and make a sustained effort. It is unrealistic to expect results from meditation within a short period of time. What is required is continuous sustained effort.
It's a funny thing, the more I practice the luckier I get
To practice kata is not to memorize an order. You must find the kata that work for you, understand them, digest them and stick with them for life.
The only hope of preserving what is best, lies in the practice of an immense charity, a wide tolerance, a sincere respect for opinions that are not ours.
We need to practice acting in spite of fear, in spite of doubt, in spite of worry, in spite of uncertainty, in spite of inconvenience, in spite of discomfort, and even to practice acting when weíre not in the mood to act
Inner peace can be reached only when we practice forgiveness. Forgiveness is letting go of the past, and is therefore the means for correcting our misperceptions.
In the first place, God made idiots. That was for practice. Then he made school boards
All deception in the course of life is indeed nothing else but a lie reduced to practice, and falsehood passing from words into things.
Tricks and treachery are the practice of fools, that don't have brains enough to be honest.
And each of us can practice rights ourselves, treating each other without discrimination, respecting each other's dignity and rights.
If government half a century ago had provided us with all our dinners and breakfasts, it would be the practice of our orators today to assume the impossibility of our providing for ourselves.
Integrity is the first step to true greatness. Men love to praise, but are slow to practice it. To maintain it in high places costs self-denial; in all places it is liable to opposition, but its end is glorious, and the universe will yet do it homage.
The best practical advice I can give to the present generation is to practice the virtue which the Christians call love.
Take chances, make mistakes. That's how you grow. Pain nourishes your courage. You have to fail in order to practice being brave.