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Inspiration: Inspired by Independence Days and Patriotism Everywhere!

Posted By National Wellness Institute, Friday, June 28, 2013

Freedom"Our greatest happiness does not depend on the condition of life in which chance has placed us, but is always the result of a good conscience, good health, occupation and freedom in all just pursuits." – Thomas Jefferson

"Liberty, taking the word in its concrete sense, consists in the ability to choose." – Simone Weil

"On life's journey
Faith is nourishment,
Virtuous deeds are a shelter,
Wisdom is the light by day and
Right mindfulness is the protection by night.
If a man lives a pure life nothing can destroy him;
If he has conquered greed nothing can limit his freedom." – Budda

"Everything that is really great and inspiring is created by the individual who can labor in freedom." – Albert Einstein

"For what avail the plough or sail, or land or life, if freedom fail?" – Ralph Waldo Emerson

"Those who won our independence believed liberty to be the secret of happiness and courage to be the secret of liberty." - Louis D. Brandeis

"As human beings we all want to be happy and free from misery.
We have learned that the key to happiness is inner peace.
The greatest obstacles to inner peace are disturbing emotions such as
anger and attachment, fear and suspicion,
while love and compassion, a sense of universal responsibility
are the sources of peace and happiness." – Dalai Lama

"The love of liberty is the love of others; the love of power is the love of ourselves." - William Hazlitt

"Freedom is nothing else but a chance to be better.” – Albert Camus

"In the process of gaining our rightful place, we must not be guilty of wrongful deeds. Let us not seek to satisfy our thirst for freedom by drinking from the cup of bitterness and hatred. We must forever conduct our struggle on the high plane of dignity and discipline. – Martin Luther King, Jr.

"Ask not what your country can do for you...but what you can do for your country.” John F. Kennedy

"We must be free not because we claim freedom, but because we practice it.” – William Faulkner

"The constitution only gives people the right to pursue happiness, you have to catch it yourself.” – Benjamin Franklin

"Only those who dare to fail greatly can ever achieve greatly.” – Robert F. Kennedy

Tags:  Behavior Change  Emotional  Freedom  Inspiration  Intellectual  July 2013 

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