Vernon Howard Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old vernon howard quotes, vernon howard sayings, and vernon howard proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.


Always walk through life as if you have something new to learn and you will.     

Vernon Howard

Bitterness is the outcome of a wrong mental movement - the attempt to force external events to conform to internal fantasy. The cure is to see fantasy as fantasy, which will reveal it as neither necessary nor rewarding.     

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You have succeeded in life when all you really want is only what you really need.     

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Is the beam from a lighthouse affected by howling wind and rain? It remains perfectly steadfast and unaffected by the storm. Your true self is like that. Nothing can ever harm you once you are consciously aware that it is so.     

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A perfect method for awakening is to examine the results of our daily actions. If they are harmful, we know we need more consciousness.     

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Worried thought prevents practical thought which could prevent worried thought.     

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Cruelty practiced as a matter of social principle or public policy, and presented to the community as a means to a higher goal is the most obscene and decadent phenomenon of any civilization.     

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People appreciate and follow the person who can persuade them properly. Make that person you.     

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Insight into the two selves within a man clears up many confusions and contradictions. It was our understanding that preceded our victory.     

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You can not escape a prison if you do not know you're in one.     

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The terrible immoralities are the cunning ones hiding behind masks of morality, such as exploiting people while pretending to help them.     

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Procrastination is illogical from every viewpoint. It is like the man who wanted to cross the stream, so he sat on the bank to wait for all the water to run by.     

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The need to impress others causes half the world's woes. Don't add to them. Be real, not impressive.     

Vernon Howard

The terrible immoralities are the cunning ones hiding behind masks of morality, such as exploiting people while pretending to help them.      

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A truly strong person does not need the approval of others any more than a lion needs the approval of sheep.     

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You must dare to disassociate yourself from those who would delay your journey... Leave, depart, if not physically, then mentally. Go your own way, quietly, undramatically, and venture toward Trueness at last.     

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Learn this great secret of life: What people call interruption or disturbance to their routine is just as much a part of living as the routine. To split life into two parts, one called routine and the other called interruption, is to be caught between them.     

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Resistance to the disturbance is the disturbance.     

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It is a thousand times more sensible to climb one foot up the mountainside than to chatter for years about the mountaintop.      

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Your central self is totally untouched by grief, confusion, desperation.     

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A truly strong person does not need the approval of others any more than a lion needs the approval of sheep.     

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A false path must be tensely and angrily defended by those it has deceived.     

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