If We Only Understood

Day 15 If men only understood That their hatred and resentment Slays their peace and sweet contentment, Hurts themselves, helps not another, Does not cheer one lonely brother, They would seek the better doing Of good deeds which leaves no rueing- If they only understood. If men only understood How Love conquers; how prevailing Is…

Self Control Is Not Self Denial

Day 14 In speaking of self-control, one is easily misunderstood. It should not be associated with a destructive repression, but with a constructive expression. A man is happy, wise and great in the measure that he controls himself; he is wretched, foolish, and mean in the measure that he allows his animal nature to dominate…

Feed Your Joy and Happiness; Starve Your Pain and Sorrow

Day 12 As darkness is a passing shadow, and light is a substance that remains, so sorrow is fleeting, but joy abides for ever. No true thing can pass away and become lost; no false thing can remain and be preserved. Sorrow is false, and it cannot live; joy is true, and it cannot die….

Think It and So It Shall Be

Day 12 Every man reaps the results of his own thoughts and deeds, and suffers for his own wrong. He who begins right, and continues right, does not need to desire, and search for felicitous results; they are already at hand; they follow as consequences; they are the certainties, the realities, of life. Sweet is…

Greatness : Think About It

Day 10 Every thought you think is a force sent out. Whatever your position in life may be, before you can hope to enter into any measure of success, usefulness, and power, you must learn how to focus your thought-forces by cultivating calmness and repose. There is no difficulty, however great, but will yield before…

Thoughts Become Action

” In aiming at the life of blessedness, one of the simplest beginnings to be considered, and rightly made, is that which we all make every day- namely, the beginning of each day’s life. There is a sense in which every day may be regarded as the beginning of a new life, in which one…