Weekly Wisdom – The Penny Mason Post

If what I do can make a difference, can improve someone else’s life, if only for a moment, then it is worth doing.

-From the book Wintering Well by Lea Wait

Weekly Wisdom – The Penny Mason Post

Seek out the sunset. Be grateful for having made it through another day.

From The Art of Simple Living – By Shunmyo Masuno

Weekly Wisdom – The Penny Mason Post

Make your mistakes, take your chances, look silly, but keep on going. Don’t freeze up.

– Thomas Wolf , from “You Can’t Go Home Again”

Weekly Wisdom – The Penny Mason Post

Do not get caught up with mere words. The importance  . . . is in reading other’s feelings.

From The Art of Simple Living – By Shunmyo Masuno

Weekly Wisdom – The Penny Mason Post

Knowledge and wisdom are similar but they are not the same. Things you learn either in school or on your own – this is knowledge.

Wisdom, on the other hand, is what you know from actually putting these things to use.

From The Art of Simple Living – By Shunmyo Masuno