Quotations

Douglas MacArthur

douglas-macarthuA true leader has the confidence to stand alone, the courage to make tough decisions, and the compassion to listen to the needs of others. He does not set out to be a leader, but becomes one by the equality of his actions and the integrity of his intent.

Douglas MacArthur (an American general and field marshal of the Philippine Army who was Chief of Staff of the United States Army during the 1930s and played a prominent role in the Pacific theater during World War II).

John C. Maxwell

john maxwellA good leader is a person who takes a little more than his share of the blame and a little less than his share of the credit.

John C. Maxwell (an evangelical Christian author, speaker, and pastor).







Bob Dylan

Bob DylanBasically you have to suppress your own ambitions in order to be who you need to be.

Bob Dylan







Woody Allen

Woody AllenI am not afraid of death, I just don’t want to be there when it happens.

 

Woody Allen





Alice O. Howell

Alice O. HowellWhen you expand, think of contraction, and your work will have form. When you contract, think of expanding, and your work will have the feeling of effortless ease. – Chinese advice

Courtesy of Alice O. Howell’s “Credo LXX: Science and Religion, pt.







G.J. Lindemans

G.J. LindemansThe Theosophical Society denies its essence if it allows concomitant purposes to take precedence over what is stated to be its main objective and what is, in fact, the rationale for its existence - Universal Brotherhood.

Theosophy, its Essence and Value, by G.J. Lindemans. (Belgium theosophist and author)





Joy Mills

Joy MillsThe Secret Doctrine is as relevant today as it was a century ago and more ago. It will continue to be relevant so long as there are those individuals willing to engage themselves in the hastening of the human journey toward the Light. That perceiving the Light, they may transmit its warmth and splendor for the healing of all who live. To undertake that enterprise is to become, in truth, conscious cocreators in the making and the remaking of the world.

 

Theosophy in Australia – Volume 58- December 1994, by Joy Mills.

Robert Crosbie

Robert CrosbieGod is not an outside God, but is to be sought in the very innermost recesses of our nature — in the select chamber, the temple, within us – and nowhere else.

 

Universal Theosophy- page 7, by Robert Crosbie

 

 

P. Krishna

P. KrishnaThe motto of the Theosophical Society says that Truth is beyond all religions. I would also say that Truth is also beyond all knowledge, because knowledge is a limited thing.

 

Right Living in Modern Society, page 58 by P. Krishna







G. de Purucker

G. de Purucker“Love ye one another” — a beautiful saying this, for it is an appeal to the very core of your nature, to the divine within you, to the inner god, whose essence is a celestial splendour. The essential light of you is almighty love. [as Christ told his disciples]

 

Golden Precepts of Esotericism, by G. de Purucker




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