My Favorite Quotes

My favorite quotes that inspire me, offer further inquiry and self-reflection.

Truth

Truth

Truth does not become more true by virtue of the fact that the entire world agrees with it, nor less so even if the whole world disagrees with it. - Maimonides Guide for the Perplexed (ca. 1190)

Nature

Nature

“In the realm of Nature there is nothing purposeless, trivial, or unnecessary” - Maimonides

Small Steps

Small Steps

Small steps everyday! The key to success is not to make big changes but small changes consistently, everyday.

Exercise

Exercise

"Those who do not find time for exercise will have to find time for illness." - Edward Smith-Stanley (1752-1834)

Mind and Body

Mind and Body

"True enjoyment comes from activity of the mind and exercise of the body; the two are ever united." - Wilhelm von Humboldt See 18 day Ab's Challenge for how to do the exercises

Trying

Trying

Most of the important things in the world have been accomplished by people who have kept on trying when there seemed to be no help at all. - Dale Carnegie

Peace of Mind

Peace of Mind

All you really have is peace of mind and happiness. No one can give it to you. Nor does anyone deserve to prevent you from having it. - David Zulberg  

Thinking

Thinking

The world as we have created it is a process of our thinking. It cannot be changed without changing our thinking. -Albert Einstein  

Source of strength

Source of strength

“Look well into thyself; there is a source of strength which will always spring up if thou wilt always look.” ― Marcus Aurelius, Meditations