I don't want to do business with those who don't make a profit, because they can't give the best service.
To bring anything into your life, imagine that it's already there.
Here is the test to find whether your mission on Earth is finished: if you're alive, it isn't.
Civilization... wrecks the planet from seafloor to stratosphere.
Don't be dismayed by good-byes. A farewell is necessary before you can meet again. And meeting again, after moments or lifetimes, is certain for those who are friends.
Can miles truly separate you from friends... If you want to be with someone you love, aren't you already there?
In order to live free and happily you must sacrifice boredom. It is not always an easy sacrifice.
One of the great cosmic laws, I think, is that whatever we hold in our thought will come true in our experience. When we hold something, anything, in our thought, then somehow coincidence leads us in the direction that we've been wishing to lead ourselves.
Every person, all the events of your life are there because you have drawn them there. What you choose to do with them is up to you.
Here is a test to find whether your mission on Earth is finished: If you're alive, it isn't.
Your only obligation in any lifetime is to be true to yourself.
To fly as fast as thought, you must begin by knowing that you have already arrived.
Don't turn away from possible futures before you're certain you don't have anything to learn from them.
I've owned 41 airplanes. A few of them would talk with me. This little seaplane, though, we've had long conversations in flight. There's a spirit in anything, I think, into which we weave our soul. Not many pilots talk about it, but they think about it in the quiet dark of a night flight.
Your friends will know you better in the first minute you meet than your acquaintances will know you in a thousand years.
Bad things are not the worst things that can happen to us. Nothing is the worst thing that can happen to us!
The more I want to get something done the less I call it work.
If your happiness depends on what somebody else does, I guess you do have a problem.
The simplest questions are the most profound. Where were you born? Where is your home? Where are you going? What are you doing? Think about these once in a while and watch your answers change.
Sometimes when learning comes before experience It doesnt make sense right away.
Don't believe what your eyes are telling you. All they show is limitation. Look with your understanding, find out what you already know, and you'll see the way to fly.
The mark of your ignorance is the depth of your belief in injustice and tragedy. What the caterpillar calls the end of the world, the Master calls the butterfly.
If it's never our fault, we can't take responsibility for it. If we can't take responsibility for it, we'll always be its victim.
Live never to be ashamed if anything you say or do is published around the world, even if what is said is not true.
I know there's a principle of spirit. It works without space-time. I am subject to that principle, in spirit and in belief of body. Learn how spirit works, a few simple rules, living a perfect spiritual life is easy.
There's no disaster that can't become a blessing, and no blessing that can't become a disaster.
Ask yourself the secret of your success. Listen to your answer, and practice it.
Kindle Singles is publishing on skates. It prints like lightning; our book meets readers in hours. I've spent so many years waiting for publishers to consider whether they wanted to print a book of mine, making contracts, taking months to fit it into the Fall list or the Spring list, fitting it into an advertising plan.
In the path of our happiness shall we find the learning for which we have chosen this lifetime.
You are never given a wish without being given the power to make it true. You may have to work for it, however.
As a rule what is out of sight disturbs mens minds more seriously than what they see.
You are always free to change your mind and choose a different future, or a different past.
You don't want a million answers as much as you want a few forever questions. The questions are diamonds you hold in the light. Study a lifetime and you see different colors from the same jewel.
I gave my life to become the person I am right now. Was it worth it?
That's what learning is, after all; not whether we lose the game, but how we lose and how we've changed because of it and what we take away from it that we never had before, to apply to other games. Losing, in a curious way, is winning.
It is by not always thinking of yourself, if you can manage it, that you might somehow be happy. Until you make room in your life for someone as important to you as yourself, you will always be searching and lost.