"If something burns your soul with purpose and desire, it’s your duty to be reduced to ashes by it. Any other form of existence will be yet another dull book in the library of life."
— Charles Bukowski
This is the real secret of life — to be completely engaged with what you are doing in the here and now. And instead of calling it work, realize it is play.
The Essence of Alan Watts
Having a low opinion of yourself is not modesty, having a low opinion of yourself is self destruction.
Brenda Kent (via