Eclectic quotations accumulating in Hell's Kitchen, NY, USA.


"Happiness belongs to the self-sufficient."
-- Aristotle


"Over achievers have a little more fear of missing out, of not being there, not contributing enough".
~ Tony Robbins


"What are you saying to yourself every day? Is it positive, encouraging, challenging and enriching?"
-- Ralph Marston


"This moment is an empty canvas and U R an artist of extraordinary ability. What masterpiece will U create this time?"
-- Ralph Marston


"If you continue to break the laws of honesty, purity, unselfishness, and love, you will be broken to some extent yourself".
~~ 24 Hours a Day


"What role, if any, does the fear of failure play in success for you?"
- Ann Hampton Callaway


"I am worthy of attracting unlimited abundance and prosperity into my life, regardless of what life experiences have gone before me. I only reinforce and contemplate images that are in harmony with this vision."
-- Dr. Wayne W. Dyer


"I don't want to be an old man and look back and realize I never found my reason to be alive."
-- Princeton, Avenue Q


"Don't stress, relax, let life roll off your backs... Everything in life
is only for now!
-- Trekkie Monster, Avenue Q


"We don't receive wisdom. We must discover it for ourselves after a journey that no one can take for us or spare us".
~ Proust


"Happiness is never stopping to think if you are."
~ Palmer Sondreal


"Some people think that hanging in there shows great strength when the truth is 'letting go' is the real test of character".
~~ Unknown


"Happiness is a by-product of doing the right thing".
-- Unknown


"My friend, if I could give you one thing, I would give you the ability to see yourself as others see you ... then you would realize what a truly special person you are".
~~ Barbara A. Billings


"You're either at the effect of love or at the effect of fear. Whichever you depend on as the source of your power will have power over you".
-- Marianne Williamson


"We need not push life. Just give our self to the task of the present moment,which is dying now to the now. Freedom is both living and dying now".
~~ Deepak Choprah


"whether you've been up or you've been down, whether life is now good or not so good, this is the time to make it better".
~~ ralph marston


“All that is not given is lost”
~Indian Proverb


"As easily as you can choose to be annoyed, you can choose to be peaceful, patient and understanding".
-- Ralph Marston


"Good luck comes to those who create it. Good luck comes to those who take a positive approach to every moment".
-- Ralph Marston


"Do something - anything - creative, and feel how it immediately lifts your spirits".
-- Ralph Marston


"First realize that your world is only a reflection of yourself and then stop finding fault with the reflection."
-- Nisargadatta


"Honest thoughts delight us however bad. True information gives us clarity and power".
-- Yoko Ono, on Twitter


"If you're attached to the thought that someone hurt you, you're bound to experience the hurt. Only in releasing them will you be released".
-- Marianne Williamson


For years I rushed around being busy and I missed me.
~ Fr Leo


"Authentic purpose is not a deep dark secret that you must struggle to discover. Allow it, & purpose will find you where you are".
~ Ralph Marston


If you feel like you're stuck, in many ways that's a positive sign. It means you're eager to get moving.
~ ralph marston


"Often, the effort spent avoiding a difficult challenge is more demanding and burdensome than the challenge itself".
-- Ralph Marston


"Act enthusiastic and you will be enthusiastic."
-- Dale Carnegie


"We have 3 bodies, physical, mental, spiritual. The physical reflects being, the mental knowing, and the spiritual our joyous creativity".
-- Deepak Choprah