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“Nothing is perfect, save for imperfection. Reaching for true perfection is an off hand illusion. Only when we strive for these goals that don't exist do we grow weary and tepid. Now happiness on the other hand? That can be done.”
“There once was this Zen master sitting on a small stone bench, studying his small Japanese rock garden...
There are only five rocks in the master's garden. Each was chosen for its individual perfection, as well as its unique relationship to the other stones. One day a visitor comes to the garden. The visitor steps slowly around the tiny space, contemplating the rake-grooved gravel and the stones. Eventually the visitor turns to the Zen master and exclaims, "It is perfect." The Zen master shakes his head solemnly and says, "No, it will be perfect when there are only three stones."”
“Workplace is a fair preview of what your marriage could look like. The culture of the company, dynamics and the treatment you get in many ways resembles your in-laws, their culture and the way they would treat you. So choose your "company" wisely!”