Quotes by Mary Manin Boggs

My ideas are a curse. They spring from a radical discontent With the awful order of things.

Mary Manin Boggs

When we hold back on life, life holds us back.

Mary Manin Boggs

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Give no decision till both sides thou'st heard.

Phocylides

A friend may well be reckoned the masterpiece of nature.

Cyril Connolly

Beware the pull on your heartstrings -- it's often the pursestrings that are actually being reached for.

Barbara Mikkelson

Obstacles are those frightful things you see when you take your eyes off your goal.

Henry Ford

If you have no friends to share or rejoice in your success in life - if you cannot look back to those whom you owe gratitude, or forward to those to whom you ought to afford protection, still it is no less incumbent on you to move steadily in the path of duty; for your active excretions are due not only to society; but in humble gratitude to the Being who made you a member of it, with powers to save yourself and others.

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By prizing heartfulness above faultlessness, we may reap more from our effort because we're more likely to be changed by it.

Sharon Salzberg »