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Rest satisfied with doing well, and leave others to
by Pythagoras

Rest satisfied with doing well, and leave others to
talk of you as they will.
- Pythagoras

Know thyself, and thou shalt know the Universe and God.
- Pythagoras

Choose rather to be strong of soul than strong of body.
- Pythagoras

In this theater of man's life, it is reserved only
for God and angels to be lookers-on.
- Pythagoras

 

There is geometry in the humming of the strings,
there is music in the spacing of the spheres.
- Pythagoras

Friends are as companions on a journey,
who ought to aid each other to persevere in the road to a happier life.
- Pythagoras

Above all things, reverence yourself.
- Pythagoras

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Do not talk a little on many subjects,
but much on a few.
- Pythagoras

No one is free who has not obtained the empire of himself.
- Pythagoras

As long as man continues to be the ruthless destroyer
of lower living beings he will never know health or peace.
For as long as men massacre animals,
they will kill each other.
- Pythagoras

Above the cloud with its shadow is the star with its light.
Above all things reverence thyself.
- Pythagoras

As soon as laws are necessary for men,
they are no longer fit for freedom.
- Pythagoras

Reason is immortal, all else mortal.
- Pythagoras

There is nothing so easy but that it becomes difficult
when you do it reluctantly.
- Pythagoras

There is a good principle which created order,
light, and man, and an evil principle which created chaos,
darkness, and woman.
- Pythagoras

Do not say a little in many words but a great deal in a few.
- Pythagoras

Virtue is harmony.
- Pythagoras

Silence is better than unmeaning words.
- Pythagoras

Strength of mind rests in sobriety; for this keeps
your reason unclouded by passion.
- Pythagoras

A thought is an idea in transit.
- Pythagoras

Begin thus from the first act, and proceed;
and,
in conclusion, at the ill which thou hast done,
be troubled, and rejoice for the good.
- Pythagoras

Concern should drive us into action and not into a depression.
No man is free who cannot control himself.
- Pythagoras

The oldest, shortest words - "yes" and "no" -
are those which require the most thought.
- Pythagoras

It is better wither to be silent, or to say things
of more value than silence.
Sooner throw a pearl at hazard than an idle or useless word;
and do not say a little in many words,
but a great deal in a few.
- Pythagoras

Today is the first day of the rest of your life.
- Anonymous

Peace, Love, Health, Comfort, Joy, and the Light of Spirit -
all the rest is nothing.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

The ultimate authority must always rest
with the individual's own reason and critical analysis.
- Tenzin Gyatso, the 14th Dalai Lama

We must free ourselves of the hope
that the sea will ever rest.
We must learn to sail in high winds.
- Aristotle Onassis

That which is hateful to you,
do not do to your fellow.
That is the whole Torah;
the rest is the explanation.
- Talmud (Jewish Wisdom)

Let every day be the first day
of the rest of your life,
but especially let today be a new beginning.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

No one ever found wisdom without also being a fool.
Writers, alas, have to be fools in public,
while the rest of the human race can cover its tracks.
- Erica Jong

Neither should a ship rely on one small anchor,
nor should life rest on a single hope.
- Epictetus

Make the best use of what is in your power,
and take the rest as it happens.
- Epictetus

There's a point... when you have to choose
whether to be like everybody else the rest of your life,
or to make a virtue of your peculiarities.
- Ursula K. Le Guin

Improve what you can
and accept all the rest of life
just as it comes.
Know that fear is your worst enemy -
perhaps your only enemy.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

I love being married.
It's so great to find that one special person
you want to annoy for the rest of your life.
- Rita Rudner

Although the world is full of suffering,
it is full also of the overcoming of it.
My optimism, then, does not rest on the absence of evil,
but on a glad belief in the preponderance of good
and a willing effort always to cooperate with the good,
that it may prevail.
- Helen Keller

No man is the whole of himself;
his friends are the rest of him.
- Harry Emerson Fosdick

I rest in the light of forgiveness.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

A real friend is one who walks in
when the rest of the world walks out.
- Walter Winchell

Life is a balance between rest and movement.
- Osho

Heroes act in spite of their fear,
while the rest of us act because of our fear.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Today, I Rest In The Embrace of Spirit.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

The most difficult thing is the decision to act,
the rest is merely tenacity.
The fears are paper tigers.
You can do anything you decide to do.
You can act to change and control your life;
and the procedure, the process is its own reward.
- Amelia Earhart

I believe in God, but not as one thing,
not as an old man in the sky.
I believe that what people call God
is something in all of us.
I believe that what Jesus and Mohammed and Buddha
and all the rest said was right.
It's just that the translations have gone wrong.
- John Lennon

Oh, the comfort, the inexpressible comfort
of feeling safe with a person;
having neither to weigh thoughts nor measure words,
but to pour them all out, just as they are,
chaff and grain together,
knowing that a faithful hand will take and sift them,
keep what is worth keeping, and then,
with a breath of kindness, blow the rest away.
- George Eliot

What is a miracle? To some, it is an act of God.
To others, something amazing, extraordinary, or unexpected.
To me, Life is a miracle.
Everything that happens is a miracle.
There is no reason for me to exist as I do -
no reason for humanity, the universe, or the laws of Nature.
Energy, mass, gravity and the rest of existence
are all so improbable.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Magic is natural to Wizards,
and only a little harder for the rest of us.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Always do the right thing.
It will gratify some people and astonish the rest.
- Mark Twain

I rest in the light of forgiveness.
I forgive myself and others for that
which is done (and better left undone)
and also that which is not done (and better if done).
I give myself permission to enjoy this moment without guilt.
I freely release all uncertainty, regret, and fear.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

Let us more and more insist on raising funds of love,
of kindness, of understanding, of peace.
Money will come if we seek first the Kingdom of God -
the rest will be given.
- Mother Teresa

Real education must ultimately be limited to men who insist on knowing,
the rest is mere sheep-herding.
- Ezra Pound

Seek home for rest, for home is best.
- Thomas Tusser

Children, cartoon animals, comedians,
and space aliens can get away with saying
what the rest of us are afraid is true,
but are embarrassed to talk about.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

I want to know all Gods thoughts;
all the rest are just details.
- Albert Einstein

We must cultivate our own garden.
When man was put in the garden of Eden he was put there so that he should work,
which proves that man was not born to rest.
- Voltaire

The only way that we can reduce our financial dependence
on the inflow of funds from the rest of the world is
to reduce our trade deficit.
- Martin Feldstein

In these times, God's people must trust him for rest of body and soul.
- David Wilkerson

We, therefore, here in Britain stand shoulder to shoulder
with our American friends in this hour of tragedy,
and we, like them, will not rest until this evil is driven from our world.
- Tony Blair

Will the people in the cheaper seats clap your hands?
And the rest of you, if you'll just rattle your jewelry.
- John Lennon

Good, better, best.
Never let it rest.
Until your good is better and your better is best.
- Tim Duncan

I spent a lot of money on booze, birds and fast cars.
The rest I just squandered.
- George Best

For food that stays our hunger,
For rest that brings us ease,
For homes where memories linger,
We give our thanks for these.
- Anonymous

It is lamentable, that to be a good patriot one must
become the enemy of the rest of mankind.
- Voltaire

99 percent of lawyers give the rest a bad name.
- Anonymous

Rest when you're weary.
Refresh and renew yourself, your body,
your mind, your spirit.
Then get back to work.
- Ralph Marston

True silence is the rest of the mind,
and is to the spirit what sleep is to the body,
nourishment and refreshment.
- William Penn

Better mad with the rest of the world than wise alone.
- Baltasar Gracian

Home, nowadays, is a place where part of the family
waits till the rest of the family brings the car back.
- Earl Wilson

A dreamer is one who can only find his way by moonlight,
and his punishment is that he sees the dawn before the rest of the world.
- Oscar Wilde

I come into the peace of wild things who do not tax
their lives with forethought of grief...
For a time I rest in the grace of the world,
and am free.
- Wendell Berry


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