Wisdom is right action, right doing; folly is wrong action, wrong-doing. All reading, all study, all learning is vain if a man will not see his errors and give them up. Wisdom says to the vain man, "Do not praise yourself," to the proud man, "Humble yourself," to the gossip, "Govern your Continue Reading
What can you alter?
One cannot alter external things to suit his passing whims and wishes, but he can set aside his whims and wishes; he can alter his mind toward externals that they will assume a different aspect. He cannot mold others' actions toward him, but he can rightly fashion his actions toward them. He Continue Reading
Becoming a better you (Purpose & Life)
A man should conceive of a legitimate purpose in his heart, and set out to accomplish it. He should make this purpose the centralizing point of his thoughts. It may take the form of a spiritual ideal, or it may be a worldly object, according to his nature for the time being; but whichever it Continue Reading
If you haven't clearly defined your values, you may find yourself making choices that conflict with what you want. If, for example, integrity is a big for you, but you hang out with liars, there's a conflict. When your actions conflict with your values, you will end up unhappy and Continue Reading