May: Authenticity

2019

Best keep yourself clean and bright; you are the window through which you see the world. George Bernard Shaw (1856 – 1950) Irland

2018

Insist on yourself; never imitate. Your own gift you can present every moment with the cumulative force of a whole life's cultivation; but of the adopted talent of another you have only an extemporaneous, half possession.

Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803 – 1882) USA

2017

Keep your heart clear and transparent, and you will never be bound. A single disturbed thought creates ten thousand distractions.

Ryōkan Taigu (1758–1831) Japan

2016

We have to dare to be ourselves, however frightening or strange that self may prove to be.

May Sarton (1912 – 1995) USA

2015

Your vision will become clear only when you look into your heart. Who looks outside, dreams. Who looks inside, awakens.

Carl Jung (1875 – 1961) Switzerland

2014

The most authentic thing about us is our capacity to create, to overcome, to endure, to transform, to love and to be greater than our suffering.

Ben Okri (1959) Nigeria

2013

Honesty and transparency make you vulnerable. Be honest and transparent anyway.

Mother Teresa (1910-1997) Albania.

2012

The privilege of a lifetime is to become who you truly are.

C.G. Jung (1875-1961) Switzerland

2011

Beneath all our thoughts lie our beliefs, the outer veil of our soul.

Henry David Thoreau (1817 – 1862) USA

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