Success is the result of foresight and resolution; foresight depends upon deep thinking and planning to keep your secrets to yourself.
Year’s end is neither an end nor a beginning but a going on, with all the wisdom that experience can instill in us.
The self-confidence one builds from achieving difficult things and accomplishing goals is the most beautiful thing of all.
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.
Your hills, O Earth, your snow-clad mountain peaks, your forests, may they show us kindliness… Impart to us vitalising forces that come, O Earth from deep within your body, your central point, your navel, purify us wholly.