Thursday, April 8, 2010

The One with the Mindset

Since it's a slow week here at the park, here is a continuation of yesterday's post. Regularly scheduled programing will resume in a day or two!

“The greatest discovery of my generation is that a human being can alter his life by altering his attitudes of mind.”
– William James (1842-1910)

“Most folks are about as happy as they make up their minds to be.”
– Abraham Lincoln (1809-1865)

“If you are distressed by anything external, the pain is not due to the thing itself, but to your estimate of it; and this you have the power to revoke at any moment.”
– Marcus A. A. Augustus (121-180)

“There is nothing in your life that you cannot modify, change or improve when you learn to regulate your thought.”
– Christian D. Larson (1874-1954)
Your Forces and How to Use Them

"I am still determined to be cheerful and happy, in whatever situation I may be; for I have also learned that the greater part of our happiness or misery depends upon our dispositions, and not our circumstances."
– Martha Washington (1732-1802)

“It is not what happens to you but how you react to it that matters.”
– Epictetus (c. AD 55-c. 135)

“All that we are is the result of what we have thought.”
– Buddha (c. 563-c. 483)
The Twin Verses




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