Category archive: Thought for the day

Thoughts about self-respect

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To free us from the expectations of others, to give us back to ourselves – there lies the great singular power of self-respect.
~ Joan Didion

Thoughts about purpose …

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Photo by Jan Kahanek on Unsplash.com

It’s always inspiring to me to meet people who feel that they can make a difference in the world. That’s their motive, that’s their passion… I think that’s what makes your life meaningful, that’s what fills your own heart and that’s what gives you purpose.
~ Maria Shriver

Thoughts about choice …

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The only thing you sometimes have control over is perspective. You don’t have control over your situation. But you have a choice about how you view it.
~ Chris Pine

 

Thoughts about responsibility …

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You must take personal responsibility. You cannot change the circumstances, the seasons, or the wind, but you can change yourself. That is something you have charge of.
~ Jim Rohn

Thoughts about moral excellence …

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Photo by Carl Cerstrand on Unsplash.com

Moral excellence comes about as a result of habit. We become just by doing just acts, temperate by doing temperate acts, brave by doing brave acts.
~ Aristotle

Thoughts about communication …

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Photo by Igor Ovsyannykov on Unsplash.com

Take advantage of every opportunity to practice your communication skills so that when important occasions arise, you will have the gift, the style, the sharpness, the clarity, and the emotions to affect other people.
~ Jim Rohn

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