If you want to live in light you must first accept your darkness.

You can’t have day without the night.

There are two primary choices in life: to accept the conditions as they exist, or accept the responsibility for changing them.
Denis Waitley
Life is the period between one breath and the next; the person who only half breathes, only half lives. He who breathes correctly acquires control of the whole being.
 -Hatha Yoga Pradipika by Swami Muktibodhananda
The ego isn’t wrong; it’s just unconscious. When you observe the ego in yourself, you are beginning to go beyond it. Don’t take the ego too seriously. When you detect egoic behavior in yourself, smile. At times you may even laugh. How could humanity have been taken in by this for so long? Above all, know that the ego isn’t personal. It isn’t who you are…
Eckhart Tolle
Faith is our direct link to universal wisdom, reminding us that we know more than we have heard or read or studied - that we have only to look, listen, and trust the love and wisdom of the Universal Spirit working through us all.
Dan Millman
Time is a paradox, stretching between a “past” and “future” they have no reality except in our own minds. The idea of time is a convention of thought and language, a social agreement. Here is the deeper truth: We only have this moment
The Law of Presence, Dan Millman
Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn’t do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover
Mark Twain
The way to change others’ minds is with affection, and not anger.
The Dalai Lama 

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Once you replace negative thoughts with positive ones, you’ll start having positive results
Willie Nelson
Use everything, overuse nothing
a lovely mantra to practice by
Life always give us exactly the teacher we need at every moment. This includes every mosquito, every misfortune, every red light, every traffic jam, every obnoxious supervisor, every illness, every loss, every moment of joy or depression, every addiction, every breath. Every moment is the guru.
Charlotte Joko Beck

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The greatest discovery of all time is that a person can change his future by merely changing his attitude.
Oprah Winfrey

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Think about it

When you realize how perfect everything is you will tilt your head back and laugh at the sky.
We are totally, totally interconnected. So that the minute you change your consciousness the entire universe consciousness changes with it.
Ram Dass