Francois De La Rochefoucauld
Those who occupy their minds with small matters, generally become incapable of greatness.
The unexamined life is not worth living.
William M. Thackeray
The world is a looking glass and gives back to every man the reflection of his own face.
The real man smiles in trouble, gathers strength from distress, and grows brave by reflection.
Joseph Edward Murphy
The Law of Attraction attracts to you everything you need, according to the nature of your thought life. Your environment and financial condition are the perfect reflection of your habitual thinking. Thought rules the world.
John Quincy Adams
Always vote for principle, though you may vote alone, and you may cherish the sweetest reflection that your vote is never lost.
Follow effective action with quiet reflection. From the quiet reflection will come even more effective action.
It is not so much the example of others we imitate as the reflection of ourselves in their eyes and the echo of ourselves in their words.
By three methods we may learn wisdom: First, by reflection, which is noblest; Second, by imitation, which is easiest; and third by experience, which is the bitterest.
Each of us is here for a brief sojourn; for what purpose he knows not, though he senses it. But without deeper reflection one knows from daily life that one exists for other people.
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