When I can look life in the eyes, grown calm and very coldly wise, life will have given me the truth, and taken in exchange – my youth.
There is no joy but calm.
Always behave like a duck – keep calm and unruffled on the surface but paddle like the devil underneath.
Few things are brought to a successful issue by impetuous desire, but most by calm and prudent forethought.
Experience calm surrender today. Often we struggle against the aspects of life that are largely beyond our control – noise, confusion, rudeness, negativity, whatever. No matter how frustrated or angry you let yourself become, the results are always the same – nothing changes! Calm surrender is not about giving up, nor is it about being […]
Nothing is so aggravating than calmness.
Fuss, god of the Southern Ocean, and Fret, god of the Northern Ocean, happened once to meet in the realm of Calm, god of the Center. Calm treated them very well and they discussed how to repay him. They had noticed that, where everyone has seven apertures, for sight, hearing, eating, breathing, Calm had none. […]
Remain calm, serene, always in command of yourself. You will then find out how easy it is to get along.
I have seen the sea lashed into fury and tossed into spray, and its grandeur moves the soul of the dullest man; but I remember that it is not the billows, but the calm level of the sea from which all heights and depths are measured.
One day I shall burst my buds of calm and blossom into hysteria.