Citát „Yoga does not just change the way we see things, it transforms the person who sees.“
B.K.S. Iyengar photo

„Yoga does not just change the way we see things, it transforms the person who sees.“

—  B.K.S. Iyengar Indian yoga teacher and scholar 1918 - 2014

Source: Light on Life: The Yoga Journey to Wholeness, Inner Peace, and Ultimate Freedom, p. 61

Sukirti Kandpal photo
Vincent Van Gogh photo
Rainer Maria Rilke photo
Louis Pasteur photo
Rick Riordan photo
Muhammad Ali photo

„All through my life, I have been tested. My will has been tested, my courage has been tested, my strength has been tested. Now my patience and endurance are being tested.“

—  Muhammad Ali, book The Soul of a Butterfly

The Soul of a Butterfly, 2004
Variant: All through my life I have been tested. My will has been tested, my courage has been tested, my strength has been tested. Now my patience and endurance are being tested.
Source: The Soul of a Butterfly: Reflections on Life's Journey

Citát „Whenever you see a successful business, someone once made a courageous decision.“
Peter F. Drucker photo
P. L. Deshpande photo

„Effort is the oxygen for talent.“

—  P. L. Deshpande Marathi writer, humourist, actor, dramatist 1919 - 2000

From his various literature
Original: (mr) प्रयास हा प्रतिभेचा प्राणवायू आहे.
Source: These words are uttered by the lead character of his work with the same name - Sakharam Gatne.

Jane Goodall photo

„Change happens by listening and then starting a dialogue with the people who are doing something you don't believe is right.“

—  Jane Goodall British primatologist, ethologist, and anthropologist 1934

Reported in Yolanda Brooks, Do Animals Have Rights? (2008), p. 23

Jane Goodall photo

„Questions don't change the truth, but they give it motion.“

—  Giannina Braschi Puerto Rican writer 1953

Empire of Dreams (prose poetry, 1988)

Max Planck photo
Gordon B. Hinckley photo
Zayn Malik photo
Emil M. Cioran photo
Luís de Camões photo

„Time changes, and our desires change. What we
believe—even what we are—is ever-
changing. The world is change, which forever
takes on new qualities.“

—  Luís de Camões Portuguese poet 1524 - 1580

Selected Sonnets: A Bilingual Edition (2008), ed. William Baer, p. 70
Lyric poetry, Não pode tirar-me as esperanças, Mudam-se os tempos, mudam-se as vontades

Anaïs Nin photo

„Life shrinks or expands according to one's courage.“

—  Anaïs Nin writer of novels, short stories, and erotica 1903 - 1977

As quoted in French Writers of the Past (2000) by Carol A. Dingle, p. 126
Variant: Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one's courage.

Salvador Dalí photo
Richelle Mead photo

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Today anniversaries
George Carlin photo
George Carlin270
American stand-up comedian 1937 - 2008
Octavia E. Butler photo
Octavia E. Butler98
American science fiction writer 1947 - 2006
Erich Maria Remarque photo
Erich Maria Remarque63
German novelist 1898 - 1970
Meryl Streep photo
Meryl Streep12
American actress 1949
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