Wise Words

Words of wisdom to comfort and guide us from Albert Schweitzer, the great physician and
philanthropist, who’s love of humanity shines through:

“One who gains strength by overcoming obstacles possesses the only
strength which can overcome adversity.”

“Constant kindness can accomplish much. As the sun makes ice melt,
kindness causes misunderstanding, mistrust, and hostility to

“The willow which bends to the tempest, often escapes better than the oak
which resists it…”

“Example is not the main thing in influencing others, it is the only thing.”

“Do something wonderful, people may imitate it.”

“Sometimes our light goes out, but is blown into flame by another human being.
Each of us owes deepest thanks to those who have rekindled this light.”

“We are all so much together, but we are all dying of loneliness.”

“Never say there is nothing beautiful in the world anymore. There is always
something to make you wonder in the shape of a tree, the trembling of a leaf.”

“As soon as man does not take his existence for granted, but beholds
it as something unfathomably mysterious, thought begins.”

“Truth has no special time of its own, its hour is now — always.”

Encouraged and renewed by these thoughts, let’s face the day with strength and write on.

About karinwritesdangerously

I am a writer and this is a motivational blog designed to help both writers and aspiring writers to push to the next level. Key themes are peak performance, passion, overcoming writing roadblocks, juicing up your creativity, and the joys of writing.
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