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    Life is like any other contact sport. You may encounter hardships of one sort or another. Wise people find happiness not in the absence of such hardships, but in their ability to understand them when they occur.
    — Sydney Banks
    tags: happiness  people  wise 
     
    Going back into the negative past to find happiness is like trying to make a silk purse out of a sow's ear
    — Sydney Banks
    tags: happiness  past 
     
    If we can forgive everyone, regardless of what he or she may have done, we nourish the soul and allow our whole being to feel good. To hold a grudge against anyone is like carrying the devil on your shoulders. It is our willingness to forgive and forget that casts away such a burden and brings light into our hearts, freeing us from many ill feelings against our fellow human beings.
    — Sydney Banks
    tags: heart  human  soul  devil 
     
    All feelings derive and become alive, whether negative or positive, from the power of Thought
    — Sydney Banks
    tags: power  thoughts  positive 
     
    And in this game of life, we all search for ourselves. When I say selves, I mean "inner selves', the thing that created the life in the first place. Now consciously, most of us are not aware of this. But if you're searching for happiness; if you're searching for tranquility; if you're searching just to have a nice, peaceful, loving, understanding life... in actual fact, your searching for your inner self.
    — Sydney Banks
    Your thoughts are like the artist's brush. They create a personal picture of the reality you live in.
    — Sydney Banks
    Life is like any other contact sport; you're gonna get your knocks. But it's not the knocks that count, it's how you handle them. If you handle them with anger, distrust, jealousy, hate, this in return is what you're going to get. But if you handle these knocks with love and understanding, they don't mean much. They just dissipate.
    — Sydney Banks
    Thought is not reality; yet it is through Thought that our realities are created.
    — Sydney Banks
    tags: reality  thoughts 
     
    If the only thing people learned was not to be afraid of their experience, that alone would change the world.
    — Sydney Banks
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