„The Principle of Priority states (a) you must know the difference between what is urgent and what is important, and (b) you must do what’s important first.“
— Steven Pressfield, The War of Art: Break Through the Blocks & Win Your Inner Creative Battles
— Bill Cosby American actor, comedian, author, producer, musician, activist 1937
„It's not where you start or even what happens to you along the way that's important. What is important is that you persevere and never give up on yourself.“
— Zig Ziglar, Something to Smile about: Encouragement and Inspiration for Life's Ups and Downs
— Chris Murphy American politician 1973
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— Ralph Waldo Emerson American philosopher, essayist, and poet 1803 - 1882
„“We hear you, Father,” he said surprisingly. “Yet we sense that though what you say is the truth, it is not the whole truth.”“
— James Blish American author 1921 - 1975
Chapter 9 (p. 61)
— Louis L'Amour, Education of a Wandering Man
„Whether you can observe a thing or not depends on the theory which you use. It is the theory which decides what can be observed.“
— Albert Einstein German-born physicist and founder of the theory of relativity 1879 - 1955
Objecting to the placing of observables at the heart of the new quantum mechanics, during Heisenberg's 1926 lecture at Berlin; related by Heisenberg, quoted in Unification of Fundamental Forces (1990) <!-- p. 98-101 --> by Abdus Salam
„If you can speak what you will never hear, if you can write what you will never read, you have done rare things.“
— Henry David Thoreau 1817-1862 American poet, essayist, naturalist, and abolitionist 1817 - 1862
„The most important person you can ever talk to is yourself, so be careful what you say.
The most important person that you will evaluate is yourself, so be careful what you think.
The most important person you will love is yourself, so be careful what you do.“
— John C. Maxwell American author, speaker and pastor 1947
Book Sometimes you win Sometimes you Learn
„Just watch this moment, without trying to change it at all. What is happening? What do you feel? What do you see? What do you hear?“
— Jon Kabat-Zinn, Wherever You Go, There You Are: Mindfulness Meditation in Everyday Life