They are free who do not fear to go to the end of their thought.
Success is getting what you want. Happiness is wanting what you get.
Forgiveness is giving up the wish that things could be different.
Mindfulness is the practice of paying attention to the present -- with curiosity and without judgment. It is living consciously, being aware of what is happening moment to moment, without judging your experience or trying to change it. Inherent in the concept of mindfulness is the idea of surrender.
Worry is a thin stream of fear trickling through the mind. If encouraged, it cuts a channel into which all other thoughts are drained. --Arthur Somers Roche
Anxiety is the dizziness of freedom. --Soren Kierkegaard
The goal of therapy is to transform your hysterical misery into common unhappiness. --Sigmund Freud
Neurosis is a substitute for legitimate suffering. --Carl Jung
The Chinese letter for "crisis" is half the letter for "danger" and half the letter for "opportunity." Crisis = Danger + Opportunity.
To meet your needs and accomplish goals, you must recognize, accept, and make use of what actually is. --Milton Erickson
The birth of a man is at the same time the birth of his sorrow.
Nothing exerts a stronger influence on children than the lives their parents have not lived. --Carl Jung
As a parent, you are only as happy as your least happy child. --Sarah Payne Stuart
We can complain because rose bushes have thorns, or rejoice because thorn bushes have roses. --Abraham Lincoln