The playing fields and matrix of life / Part 2

Joey Klein - Transformation Expert

Everything you seek is inside of you.

Elbert Hubbard - American writer, publisher, artist, and philosopher

The love we give away is the only love we keep.

Ernest Holmes - American writer

We can no more do without spirituality than we can do without food, shelter, or clothing.

Alan Cohen - Author

The more you recognize the immense good within you, the more you magnetize immense around you.

Rumi - 13th-century Persian poet

God turns you from one feeling to another and teaches by means of opposites so that you will have two wings to fly, not one.

Epictetus - Greek Stoic philosopher

Wealth consists not in having great possessions, but in having few wants.

Marshall B. Rosenberg - American psychologist, mediator, author and teacher

Every criticism, judgment, diagnosis, and expression of anger is the tragic expression of an unmet need.

Steven Pressfield - American author of historical fiction, non-fiction, and screenplays

The song we’re composing already exists in potential. Our work is to find it.

Maxwell Maltz - American cosmetic surgeon and author of Psycho-Cybernetics, which was a system of ideas that he claimed could improve one's self-image leading to a more successful and fulfilling life

Man maintains his balance, poise, and sense of security only as he is moving forward.

James Allen - British philosophical writer known for his inspirational books and poetry and as a pioneer of the self-help movement

The outer conditions of a person's life will always be found to be harmoniously related to his inner state... Men do not attract that which they want, but that which they are.

Gay Hendricks - Psychologist, writer, and teacher in the field of personal growth, relationships, and body intelligence

Life is at its best when love, money, and creativity are growing in harmony.

Carlos Castaneda - American author. Starting with The Teachings of Don Juan in 1968, Castaneda wrote a series of books that describe his training in shamanism, particularly with a group whose lineage descended from the Toltecs

The aim is to balance the terror of being alive with the wonder of being alive.

Osho - Indian godman, mystic, and founder of the Rajneesh movement. During his lifetime, he was viewed as a controversial new religious movement leader and mystic

You cannot live just as a body. That’s what Jesus means when he says, “Man cannot live by bread alone”—but this is only half the truth. You need consciousness, you cannot live by bread alone, true—but you cannot live without bread, either. You have both dimensions to your being, and both dimensions have to be fulfilled, to be given equal opportunity for growth.

Travis Macy - Speaker, author, coach, and professional endurance athlete

Balance, that's the secret, moderate extremism. 

Raymond Charles Barker - Leader and author in the New Thought spiritual movement and, specifically, in Religious Science

Prosperity is the ability to do what you want to do at the instant you want to do it.

Matthieu Ricard - French writer, photographer, translator and Buddhist monk who resides at Shechen Tennyi Dargyeling Monastery in Nepal

Happiness is a state of inner fulfillment, not the gratification of inexhaustible desires for outward things.

Robert B. Cialdini - Regents' Professor Emeritus of Psychology and Marketing at Arizona State University and was a visiting professor of marketing, business and psychology at Stanford University, as well as at the University of California at Santa Cruz leader vision

People seem to be more motivated by the thought of losing something than by the thought of gaining something of equal value.

Orison Swett Marden - American inspirational author who wrote about achieving success in life and founded SUCCESS magazine in 1897

Happiness is not a matter of intensity but of balance, order, rhythm and harmony.

Michael Hyatt - American author, podcaster, blogger, speaker, and the CEO and founder of Michael Hyatt & Company. He has written several books about leadership, productivity, and goal setting 

You are in a much better position to serve others when your basic needs are met and your “tank is full”. 

Eknath Easwaran - Indian-born spiritual teacher, author and translator and interpreter of Indian religious texts such as the Bhagavad Gita and the Upanishads

Around the world–even in some of the countries most troubled by poverty or civil war or pollution–many thoughtful people are making a deep, concerted search for a way to live in harmony with each other and the earth. Their efforts, which rarely reach the headlines, are among the most important events occurring today. Sometimes these people call themselves peace workers, at other times environmentalists, but most of the time they work in humble anonymity. They are simply quiet people changing the world by changing themselves.

Jiddu Krishnamurti - Philosopher, speaker and writer. In his early life, he was groomed to be the new World Teacher, but later rejected this mantle and withdrew from the Theosophy organization behind it

So, while you are young you must begin to find out what is this strange thing called happiness. That is an essential part of education.

Ralph Waldo Emerson - American essayist, lecturer, philosopher, abolitionist and poet who led the transcendentalist movement of the mid-19th century

Nothing can bring you peace but yourself.