A list of quotes and or small thoughts/phrases that I enjoy

"The secret of happiness, you see, is not found in seeking more, but in developing the capacity to enjoy less"
     - Socrates

"No man has the right to be an amateur in the matter of physical training. It is a shame for a man to grow old without seeing the beauty and strength of which his body is capable"
     - Socrates

"A man without purpose distracts himself with pleasure"
     - Unknown

"Have you lived 10,000 or more days, or one day 10,000 or more times?"
     - Wayne Dyer

"I went to the woods because I wanted to live deliberately. I wanted to live deep and suck out all the marrow of life. To put to rout all that was not life; and not, when I had come to die, discover that I had not lived."
     - Henry David Thoreau

"If I take death into my life, acknolwdge it, and face it squarely, I will free myself from the anxiety of death and the pettiness of life-and only then will I be free to become myself"
     - Martin Heidegger

"It never ceases to amaze me: we all love ourselves more than other people, but care more about their opinion than our own"
     - Marcus Aurelius, Meditations

"If you seektranquillity, do less (better)"
     - Marcus Aurelius, Meditations

"Those without dirty hands are wrong"
     - Unknown

"Adding more doesn't always lead to more happiness, but always leads to more distraction"
     - Me

"You'll stop worrying what other people think of you when you realize how seldom they do"
     - David Foster Wallace

"Of course, we better not stop, otherwise, we'll have time to think, do introspection, deal with silence - and that is, indeed, scary."
     - Raul, minim.blog

"An idiot admires complexity, a genius admires simplicity"
     - Terry A. Davis

"Be tolerant with others and strict with yourself"
     - Marcus Aurelius, Meditations

"Change is never a matter of ability, it is always a matter of motivation"
     - Unknown

"No matter how thin you slice it, there will always be two sides"
     - Baruch Spinoza

"What's obvious to you can be amazing to others"
     - Unknown

"All of humanity's problems stem from man's inability to sit quietly in a room alone"
     - Blaise Pascal

"I don't understand why when we destroy something created by man we call it vandalism, but when we destroy something created by nature we call it progress"
     - Ed Begley Jr

"Relentlessly prune bullshit, don't wait to do things that matter, and savor the time you have. That's what you do when life is short."
     - Paul Graham

"The only true wisdom is in knowing you know nothing."
     - Socrates

"He who is contented is rich."
     - Lao Tzu

"Apart from the desire to produce beautiful things, the leading passion of my life has been and is hatred of modern civilization."
     - William Morris

"Have nothing in your house that you do not know to be useful, or believe to be beautiful."
     - William Morris

"Our life is frittered away by detail. Simplify, simplify."
     - Henry David Thoreau

"Anyone can see that the pleasure of getting does not translate into the pleasure of having"
     - Ran Prieur