Anaïs Nin was an essayist and memoirist born to Cuban parents in France, where she was also raised. She spent some time in Spain and Cuba, but lived most of her life in the United States, where she became an established author.
William Arthur Ward, is one of America’s most quoted writers of inspirational maxims. More than 100 articles, poems and meditations written by Ward have been published in such magazines as Reader’s Digest.
Zora Neale Hurston was an American folklorist, anthropologist, and author. Of Hurston’s four novels and more than 50 published short stories, plays, and essays, she is best known for her 1937 novel Their Eyes Were Watching God.
Quotes from Woody Allen – screenwriter, director, actor, comedian, author, playwright, and musician, and one of the most influential figures in cinema.
Byron Katie teaches a method of self-inquiry known as “The Work” – a way of identifying and questioning the thoughts that cause all the anger, fear, depression, addiction, and violence in the world.
Quotes from Aldous Huxley – the author of critically acclaimed non-fiction works as The Devils of Loudun, The Doors of Perception, and The Perennial Philosophy.
Quotes by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe – a German writer, artist, and politician. His body of work includes epic and lyric poetry written in a variety of metres and styles
Quotes from Henry David Thoreau – an American author, poet, philosopher, abolitionist, naturalist, historian, and leading transcendentalist
Quotes by Marianne Williamson – a spiritual teacher, author and lecturer. She has published ten books, including four New York Times #1 bestsellers.
Quotes from Jon Kabat-Zinn who uses mindfulness meditation to help people reduce stress and deal with chronic pain. Founder of UMMC Stress Reduction Clinic