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Letting go makes us stronger

“Science is organized knowledge. Wisdom is organized life.” – Immanuel Kant

“The older you get, the more quiet you become. Life humbles you so deeply as you age. You realize how much nonsense you’ve waste time on.” – Anonymous

“Remember this principle when something threatens to cause you pain: the thing itself was no misfortune at all; to endure it and prevail is great good fortune.” –  Marcus Aurelius

“If you work hard to do what is right, do not be upset by roadblocks; think about how many of the things in your life haven’t turned out as you wanted them to, but as they should have.” – Musonius Rufus

“Mindfulness gives you time. Time gives you choices. Choices, skillfully made, lead to freedom.” – Henepola Gunaratana

“The virtuous man may not have to stand alone, but he must be willing to.” – @TheStoicEmperor

“Knowing isn’t doing. Certificates aren’t competence. A plan isn’t implementation. Ideas aren’t invoices. Revenue isn’t profit. “No” isn’t the end.” – Thibaut

“The Sage is like Heaven and Earth. To him none are especially dear nor is there anyone he disfavors. He gives and gives without condition offering his treasure to everyone.” – Lao Tzu 

“The Sage rules by stilling minds and opening hearts, by filling bellies and strengthening bones. He shows people how to be simple and live without desires, to be content and not look for other ways.” – Lao Tzu

“The Sage acts without action and teaches without talking. All things flourish around him and he does not refuse any one of them. He gives but not to receive.” – Lao Tzu

“He works but not for reward. He completes but not for results. He does nothing for himself in this passing world so nothing he does ever passes.” – Lao Tzu

“Choose the path that leaves you more equanimous in the long term.” – Naval Ravikant

“When you want wisdom and insight as badly as you want to breathe, it is then you shall have it.” – Socrates

“We tend to think of great thinkers and innovators as soloists, but the truth is that the greatest innovative thinking doesn’t occur in a vacuum. Innovation results from collaboration.” – John C. Maxwell

“Some of us think holding on makes us strong, but sometimes it is letting go.” – Hermann Hesse

“But what I’ve discovered over time is that some of the wisest people I know have also been some of the most broken people.” – James Prescott

“Don’t waste your time with explanations, people only hear what they want to hear.” – Paulo Coelho

“To make difficult decisions wisely, it helps to have a systematic process for assessing each choice and its consequences – the potential impact on each aspect of your life.” – Stedman Graham

“Each of us experiences defeats in life. We can transform defeat into victory if we learn from life’s whuppings.” – Les Brown

“It is not possible to live well today unless you treat it as your last day.” – Musonius Rufus

“You may be capable of great things, but life consists of small things.” – Deng Ming-Dao

“Freedom cannot be organized, and when it is it ceases to be freedom.” –  Jiddu Krishnamurti

“There is no knowledge so hard to acquire as the knowledge of how to live this life well and naturally.” – Michel de Montaigne

“If you’re looking for perfect investment; you’ll never be able to invest. If you’re looking for perfect spouse; you’ll never get married. If you’re looking for perfect job; you’ve to remain unemployed. If you’re looking for perfect life; you’ll never enjoy living.” – D. Muthukrishnan

“Knowledge is power and enthusiasm pulls the switch.” – Steve Droke

“No thief, however skillful, can rob one of knowledge, and that is why knowledge is the best and safest treasure to acquire.” – L. Frank Baum

“Doubt is the key to knowledge.” – Iranian Proverb

“Not to know is bad, not to wish to know is worse.” – Nigerian Proverb

“Knowledge is of no value unless you put it into practice.” – Anton Chekhov

“An investment in knowledge pays the best interest.” – Benjamin Franklin

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