Transport to Japan to experience some beautiful Japanese meditation melody acompanied by traditional Japanese scenery. The music is acompanied by inspirational quotes, many of which are Japanese proverbs.
Posts Tagged ‘Quotes’
He tried to explain why men on Wall Street had jumped from skyscrapers……… because, why? Because all the businessmen realized at once, on the same morning, that paper money was only paper. What Terrible fools. What did they think it was? – Annie Dillard
When everything is worth money, then money is worth nothing.
— David Byrne
In any country where talent and virtue produce no advancement, money will be the national god. Its inhabitants will either have to possess money or make others believe that they do. Wealth will be the highest virtue, poverty the greatest vice. Those who have money will display it in every imaginable way. If their ostentation does not exceed their fortune, all will be well. But if their ostentation does exceed their fortune they will ruin themselves. In such a country, the greatest fortunes will vanish in the twinkling of an eye. Those who don’t have money will ruin themselves with vain efforts to conceal their poverty. That is one kind of affluence: the outward sign of wealth for a small number, the mask of poverty for the majority, and a source of corruption for all. —Denis Diderot
— Michael Albert
— Leo Horrigan
Courage is going from failure to failure without losing enthusiasm.
— Winston Churchill
Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one’s courage.
— Anais Nin
The test of courage comes when we are in the minority. The test of tolerance comes when we are in the majority.
— Ralph W. Sockman
Courage, it would seem, is nothing less than the power to overcome danger, misfortune, fear, injustice, while continuing to affirm inwardly that life with all its sorrows is good; that everything is meaningful even if in a sense beyond our understanding; and that there is always tomorrow.
— Dorothy Thompson
The greatest weapon of mass destruction is corporate economic globalization. — Kenny Ausubel
The truly powerful feed ideology to the masses like fast food while they dine on the most rarified delicacy of all: impunity. –Naomi Klein
“Fascism should more appropriately be called corporatism because it is a merger of state and corporate power.” — Benito Mussolini