Words that challenge you to think about what matters


The trouble is that you think you have time.
— Jack Kornfield
 
There are probably things in our lives from which we could unburden ourselves
— Matthieu Ricard
There is no wrong thing. Just Begin.
Cancel all backup plans, pick a project, and move forward. It doesn’t matter what you pick. Maybe it’s a book an article, or whatever. Write it. And finish it. Because once you learn how to finish, you’ll be able to start again.
— Jeff Goins
 
Let us reflect on what is truly of value in life, what gives meaning to our lives, and set our priorities on the basis of that.
— The 14th Dalai Lama
 
One of the ingredients of forming good habits and breaking bad ones is focusing on what you want to do and not on what you want to stop doing.
— Joyce Meyer's Making Good Habits, Breaking Bad Habits
 
Don’t be afraid of being different. Be afraid of being the same as everybody else
— Unknown
 
The pressure on each of us to fit in, to industrialize, to be more like Heinz—it’s huge. But to do so is to lose the essence of what we make.
— Seth Godin: Blog Post 'Terroir'
Anybody remotely interesting is mad in some way or another
— Doctor Who