Inspirational Quotes on Reflections

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Only in love are unity and duality not in conflict.”
― Rabindranath Tagore



 “The Reality of The Other Person Lies Not In What He Reveals To You, But What He Cannot Reveal To You. Therefore, If You Would Understand Him, Listen Not To What He Says, But Rather To What He Does Not Say.”
― Khalil Gibran



If you are irritated by every rub, how will your mirror be polished?”
― Rumi



You can't learn from a mistake you've never made”
― Anonymous


“The timeless in you is aware of Life's Timelessness. And knows that yesterday is But Today's memory. And Tomorrow is Today's Dream.”
― Khalil Gibran, The Prophet

Life can only be understood backwards; but it must be lived forwards.”
― Søren Kierkegaard


Where your treasure is, there will your heart be also.”
― Holy Bible: King James Version


A man with outward courage dares to die; a man with inner courage dares to live.”
― Lao Tzu


You think because you understand 'one' you must also understand 'two', because one and one make two. 
But you must also understand 'and'.”
― Rumi



We know what we are, but not what we may be.”
― William Shakespeare


Keep your thoughts positive because your thoughts become your words. Keep your words positive because your words become your behavior. Keep your behavior positive because your behavior becomes your habits. Keep your habits positive because your habits become your values. Keep your values positive because your values become your destiny.”
― Mahatma Gandhi


Reality is merely an illusion, albeit a very persistent one.”
― Albert Einstein



When things go wrong, you'll find they usually go on getting worse for some time; but when things once start going right they often go on getting better and better.”
― C.S. Lewis, The Horse and His Boy



All the world's a stage,
And all the men and women merely players;
They have their exits and their entrances;
And one man in his time plays many parts,
His acts being seven ages.”
― William Shakespeare



I like nonsense, it wakes up the brain cells. Fantasy is a necessary ingredient in living, 
It's a way of looking at life through the wrong end of a telescope. Which is what I do, 
And that enables you to laugh at life's realities.”
― Dr. Seuss



Sometimes people don't want to hear the truth because they don't want their illusions destroyed.”
― Friedrich Nietzsche


The individual has always had to struggle to keep from being overwhelmed by the tribe. If you try it, 
you will be lonely often, and sometimes frightened. But no price is too high to pay for the privilege of owning yourself.”
― Friedrich Nietzsche


“People think dreams aren't real just because they aren't made of matter, of particles. Dreams are real. 
But they are made of viewpoints, of images, of memories and puns and lost hopes.”
― Neil Gaiman


The more I see, the less I know for sure.”
― John Lennon


The race is not to the swift, nor the battle to the strong, nor bread to the wise, nor riches to the intelligent, 
nor favor to the men of skill; but time and chance happen to them all.”
― Holy Bible: King James Version


Curving back within myself I create again and again.”
― Anonymous


Believe nothing, no matter where you read it, or who said it, no matter if I have said it, 
unless it agrees with your own reason and your own common sense.”
― Anonymous


Ashes to ashes dust to dust.”
― Anonymous


When you've done something right, no one will know you've done anything at all.”
― Anonymous


When you are sorrowful look again in your heart, and you shall see that in truth you are weeping 
for that which has been your delight.”
― Khalil Gibran


Yesterday is but today's memory and tomorrow is today's dream.”
― Khalil Gibran


The Reality of The Other Person Lies Not In What He Reveals To You, But What He Cannot Reveal To You. 
Therefore, If You Would Understand Him, Listen Not To What He Says, But Rather To What He Does Not Say.”
― Khalil Gibran


We choose our joys and sorrows long before we experience them.”
― Khalil Gibran



Joy and sorrow are inseparable. . . together they come and when one sits alone with you . . 
remember that the other is asleep upon your bed.”
― Khalil Gibran


Beauty is eternity gazing at itself in a mirror.
But you are the eternity and you are the mirror.”
― Khalil Gibran, The Prophet


The appearance of things changes according to the emotions; and thus we see magic and beauty in them, 
while the magic and beauty are really in ourselves.”
― Khalil Gibran

When you reach the end of what you should know, you will be at the beginning of what you should sense.”
― Khalil Gibran


The most pitiful among men is he who turns his dreams into silver and gold.”
― Khalil Gibran


Your reason and your passion are your rudder and sails of your seafaring soul, if either your sails or your rudder be broken, you can but toss and drift, or else be held at a standstill in mid-seas. For reason, ruling alone, is a force confining; and passion, unattended, is a flame that burns to its own destruction.”
― Khalil Gibran



Many of us spend our whole lives running from feeling with the mistaken belief that you can not bear the pain. But you have already borne the pain. What you have not done is feel all you are beyond that pain.”
― Khalil Gibran


It was but yesterday I thought myself a fragment quivering without rhythm in the sphere of life. 
Now I know that I am the sphere, and all life in rhythmic fragments moves within me.”
― Khalil Gibran


If you can accept losing, you can't win.”
― Vince Lombardi

You'll never get ahead of anyone as long as you try to get even with him.”
— Lou Holtz


Most people believe the mind to be a mirror, more or less accurately reflecting the world outside them, 
not realizing on the contrary that the mind is itself the principal element of creation.”
― Rabindranath Tagore


We cross infinity with every step;
we meet eternity in every second.”
― Rabindranath Tagore


That which is eternal within the moment only becomes shallow if spread out in time.”
― Rabindranath Tagore, The Home and the World


He who is too busy doing good finds no time to be good.”
― Rabindranath Tagore


“The minute I heard my first love story,
I started looking for you, not knowing
how blind that was. Lovers don't finally meet somewhere.
They're in each other all along.”
― Rumi, The Illuminated Rumi



What you seek is seeking you.”
― Rumi



I can't go back to yesterday because I was a different person then.”
― Lewis Carroll, Alice in Wonderland


One day you will ask me which is more important? My life or yours? 
I will say mine and you will walk away not knowing that you are my life.”
― Khalil Gibran


Thou art that. ”
- Chandogya Upanishad



Opposition brings concord. Out of discord comes the fairest harmony.”
- Heraclitus


Even sleepers are workers and collaborators on what goes on in the universe.”
- Heraclitus


Before Abraham was, I Am.”
- John 8:58


Ask and it will be given to you; seek and you will find; knock and the door will be opened to you.”
― Holy Bible: King James Version


The thing that hath been, it is that which shall be; and that which is done is that which shall be done: 
and there is no new thing under the sun.”
― Holy Bible: King James Version


There are two tragedies in life. One is to lose your heart's desire. The other is to gain it.”
― George Bernard Shaw, Man and Superman


Nobody can hurt me without my permission.”
― Mahatma Gandhi



The small wisdom is like water in a glass:
clear, transparent, pure.
The great wisdom is like the water in the sea:
dark, mysterious, impenetrable.”
― Rabindranath Tagore




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