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Moral Energy

“Every conquering temptation represents a new fund of moral energy. Every trial endured and weathered in the right spirit makes a soul nobler and stronger than it was before.”- William Butler Yeats Life, in a nutshell, is the passage from … Continue reading

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Spirit of Joy

“Service which is rendered without joy helps neither the servant nor the served. But all other pleasures and possessions pale into nothingness before service which is rendered in a spirit of joy.” ~ Mahatma Gandhi One of my chief responsibilities … Continue reading

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Dignity of the Artist

“The dignity of the artist lies in his duty of keeping awake the sense of wonder in the world. In this long vigil he often has to vary his methods of stimulation; but in this long vigil he is also … Continue reading

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Thoughts on Joy

In continuation of my thoughts on joy from our post yesterday, I refer to William George Jordan’s point that: The people who have this joy of life do not talk of it, they radiate it; they do not tire you … Continue reading

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Joy in Living

“This joy in living, this love of living, can never be assumed as a pose or put on from the outside as a mask. It comes from the very depths of our nature. It is a fine attitude toward life … Continue reading

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True Joy in Life

“This is the true joy in life – being used for a purpose recognized by yourself as a mighty one; being thoroughly worn out before you are thrown on the scrap heap; being a force of nature instead of a … Continue reading

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