When Your Intentions Are Pure, So Too Will Be Your Success

“If we are looking for insurance against want and oppression, we will find it only in our neighbors’ prosperity and goodwill and, beyond that, in the good health of our worldly places, our homelands. If we were sincerely looking for a place of safety, for real security and success, then we would begin to turn to our communities – and not the communities simply of our human neighbors but also of the water, earth, and air, the plants and animals, all the creatures with whom our local life is shared.”
― Wendell Berry, The Art of the Commonplace: The Agrarian Essays

“It’s impossible to walk through solid rock… You have to walk between the molecules that make up the rock.”
― J.M. Dattilo

“Never allow your desires to lead you away from God; allow nothing else to control you other than God and His Word. No matter what you see or pass through, don’t allow them to define you.”
― Jaachynma N.E. Agu

“I suppose the secret of his success is in his tremendous idleness which almost approaches the supernatural.”
― Lawrence Durrell, Justine

“When your intentions are pure, so too will be your success.”
― Charles F. Glassman

“That is why enemies can be great motivators. They serve as fuel for your fire.”
― Simon Zingerman, We All Need Heroes: Stories of the Brave and Foolish

“The key to flow is to pursue an activity for its own sake, not for the rewards it brings.”
― Susan Cain, Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can’t Stop Talking

“Patience is a virtue not a vice.”
― Jaachynma N.E. Agu

“Do the best you can, with what you can, while you can, and success in inevitable.”
― Steve Maraboli, Unapologetically You: Reflections on Life and the Human Experience

“We can’t continuously be a society of well-wishers. We must take action to bring those wishes to fruition.”
― Steve Maraboli