Brain food

There is a gigantic difference between earning a great deal of money and being rich.

- Marlene Deitritch

The land is my mother. Like a human mother, the land gives us protection, enjoyment and provides our needs – economic, social and religious. We have a human relationship with the land: Mother, daughter, son.

- Djinyini Gondarra

It’s not what you say out of your mouth that determines your life, it’s what you whisper to yourself that has the most power.

- Robert T Kiyosaki

It’s amazing what you accomplish, if you do not care who gets the credit.

- Harry S Truman

You have to be odd to be number one.

- Dr Seuss

You’ve been criticising yourself for years and it hasn’t worked. Try approving of yourself and see what happens.

- Louise Hay

When you plant a tree, if it doesn’t grow well, you don’t blame the tree. You look into the reasons it isn’t doing well. It may need fertilizer or more water or less sun. We

- Thich Nhat Hanh

The best bridge between despair and hope is a good night’s sleep.

- E. Joseph Cossman

Where you stumble and fall, there you discover gold.

- Joseph Campbell

Success is liking yourself, liking what you do, and liking how you do it.

- Maya Angelou

If you aren’t in the moment, you are either looking forward to uncertainty, or back to pain and regret.

- Jim Carrey

Emotions are now categorised, celebrated, vilified, repressed, manipulated, humiliated, adored and ignored. Rarely, if ever, are they simply honoured.

- Karla McLaren

At the Sunrise Ceremony, I meditate and ask the Great Spirit for direction. My hands fill with electricity. I touch you and you feel it, too. I heal people this way. My Grandmother did that,

- Guboo Ted Thomas

Healthy striving is self-focused: ‘How can I improve?’ Perfectionism is other-focused: ‘What will they think?’

- Dr Brené Brown

You are allowed to be both a masterpiece and a work in progress.

- Sophia Bush

This very moment is the perfect teacher, and, lucky for us, it’s with us wherever we are.

- Pema Chödrön

We overeat, not because we enjoy food too much; it is because we don’t enjoy it enough.

- Charles Eisenstein

Nurturing your own development isn’t selfish. It’s actually a great gift to other people.

- Dr Rick Hanson

Failure is an important part of your growth and developing resilience. Don’t be afraid to fail.

- Michelle Obama

Patience is also a form of action.

- Auguste Rodin