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We Become What We Think

We are shaped by our thoughts; we become what we think. When the mind is pure, joy follows like a shadow that never leaves.


—Buddha (Public Domain)


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Drive Forward

Reject your sense of injury and the injury itself disappears.

Aurelius, Marcus 2

— Marcus Aurelius (Public Domain)

…Drive forward, leaving the real or perceived obstacles in the dust behind you.

—MSH, Penn Wealth

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The outer world of circumstance shapes itself to the inner world of thought, and both pleasant and unpleasant external conditions are factors which make for the ultimate good of the individual. As the reaper of his own harvest, man learns both by suffering and bliss.

Allen_James as a Man Thinketh

— James Allen (Public domain)

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Man is made or unmade by himself; in the armory of thought he forges the weapons by which he destroys himself.  He also fashions the tools with which he builds for himself heavenly mansions of joy and strength and peace.

Allen_James as a Man Thinketh

—James Allen

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Souls do not attract that which they want, but that which they are.  Their whims, fancies, and ambitions are thwarted at every step, but their innermost thoughts and desires are fed with their own food, be it foul or clean.

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–James Allen, As a Man Thinketh

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