THINKING IS GOOD, BUT OVERTHINKING IS A TOXIC HABIT THAT CAN CAUSE MORE DAMAGE THAN MANY OF US REALIZE. Our brains love to work over-time, especially when we’re trying to fall asleep, or trying not to think about something. We overthink so much, that it is even considered to be an epidemic of sorts. Psychology professor Susan Nolen-Hoeksema of the University of Michigan conducted extensive research on the subject of overthinking. The findings stated, “Overthinking is a national epidemic...

by School Of Life on 28 February 2017

It’s impossible to walk the path of life without feeling lost at some point. Maybe you are on track, but unsure of yourself. Maybe you have truly gone off course. Whatever the reason, that feeling of being lost is scary. It can keep us from going forth with purpose. It can stop us in our tracks entirely. IT’S TIMES LIKE THESE THAT WE TURN TO THE WISDOM OF OTHERS. Here are twelve quotes to help you find your way again: 1. “Be brave and take risks. You don’t have to have it all figured...

by School Of Life on 24 February 2017

Here is a collection of moving on quotes: “Bad things do happen; how I respond to them defines my character and the quality of my life. I can choose to sit in perpetual sadness, immobilized by the gravity of my loss, or I can choose to rise from the pain and treasure the most precious gift I have – life itself”. – Walter Anderson “To help yourself, you must be yourself. Be the best that you can be. When you make a mistake, learn from it, pick yourself up and move on”. –...

by School Of Life on 12 August 2016

Here is a collection of quotes on dreams: “A dream doesn’t become reality through magic; it takes sweat, determination and hard work”. – Colin Powell “Every great dream begins with a dreamer. Always remember, you have within you the strength, the patience, and the passion to reach for the stars to change the world”. – Harriet Tubman “You have to dream before your dreams can come true”. – A. P. J. Abdul Kalam “We all have dreams. But in order to make dreams...

by School Of Life on 10 August 2016

Here is a collection of quotes on fear: “Fear keeps us focused on the past or worried about the future. If we can acknowledge our fear, we can realize that right now we are okay. Right now, today, we are still alive, and our bodies are working marvelously. Our eyes can still see the beautiful sky. Our ears can still hear the voices of our loved ones”. – Thich Nhat Hanh “Thinking will not overcome fear but action will”. – W. Clement Stone “The only thing we have to fear is...

by School Of Life on 7 August 2016

Here is a collection of trust quotes: “Trust is the glue of life. It’s the most essential ingredient in effective communication. It’s the foundational principle that holds all relationships”. – Stephen Covey “Trust yourself. Create the kind of self that you will be happy to live with all your life. Make the most of yourself by fanning the tiny, inner sparks of possibility into flames of achievement”. – Golda Meir “Whoever is careless with the truth in small matters...

by School Of Life on 5 August 2016

Here is a collection of quotes on peace: “We can never obtain peace in the outer world until we make peace with ourselves”. – Dalai Lama “To enjoy good health, to bring true happiness to one’s family, to bring peace to all, one must first discipline and control one’s own mind. If a man can control his mind he can find the way to Enlightenment, and all wisdom and virtue will naturally come to him”. – Buddha “Peace cannot be kept by force; it can only be achieved...

by School Of Life on 5 August 2016

Here is a collection of quotes on chance: “The biggest risk is not taking any risk… In a world that changing really quickly, the only strategy that is guaranteed to fail is not taking risks”. – Mark Zuckerberg “Take chances, make mistakes. That’s how you grow. Pain nourishes your courage. You have to fail in order to practice being brave”. – Mary Tyler Moore “Just keep taking chances and having fun”. – Garth Brooks “Often the difference between a successful...

by School Of Life on 3 August 2016

Here is a collection of quotes on change: “Progress is impossible without change, and those who cannot change their minds cannot change anything”. – George Bernard Shaw “When we are no longer able to change a situation – we are challenged to change ourselves.” – Viktor E. Frankl “If you don’t like something, change it. If you can’t change it, change your attitude”. – Maya Angelou “Change will not come if we wait for some other person or some other...

by School Of Life on 1 August 2016

Here is a collection of patience quotes: “Never cut a tree down in the wintertime. Never make a negative decision in the low time. Never make your most important decisions when you are in your worst moods. Wait. Be patient. The storm will pass. The spring will come”. – Robert H. Schuller “Patience is not simply the ability to wait – it’s how we behave while we’re waiting”. – Joyce Meyer “Great works are performed not by strength but by perseverance”. –...

by School Of Life on 31 July 2016