James Baldwin: The flattery of children

“Children have never been very good at listening to their elders, but they have never failed to imitate them.” ~ James Baldwin

Chicken Soup for the Indian Soul

 

Thomas Leonard: Motivation and inspiration

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‎”Motivation is an external, temporary high that pushes you forward. Inspiration is a sustainable internal glow which pulls you forward.” ~ Thomas Leonard

Chicken Soup for the Indian Soul

Aurobindo: Difficulties

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But difficulties were made to be overcome and if the Supreme Will is there, they will be overcome.” ~Aurobindo, quoted in “Chicken Soup for the Indian Soul

Amelia Earhart: Kindness

“No kind action ever stop with itself. One kind action leads to another. A single act of kindness throws out roots in all directions, and the roots spring up and make new trees. The greatest work that kindness does to others is that it makes them kind themselves.” ~ Amelia Earhart; A 2nd Helping of Chicken Soup for the Indian Soul.

Childhood portrait of Amelia Earhart

Childhood portrait of Amelia Earhart (Photo credit: Wikipedia)