"Learn to get in touch with the silence within yourself, and know that everything in life has purpose. There are no mistakes, no coincidences, all events are blessings given to us to learn from."
"I've learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel."Elisabeth Kubler-Ross on Maya Angelou
"Education is what remains after one has forgotten what one has learned in school."Elisabeth Kubler-Ross on Albert Einstein
"We must learn to live together as brothers or perish together as fools."Elisabeth Kubler-Ross on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever."Elisabeth Kubler-Ross on Mahatma Gandhi
"Learn to enjoy every minute of your life. Be happy now. Don't wait for something outside of yourself to make you happy in the future. Think how really precious is the time you have to spend, whether it's at work or with your family. Every minute should be enjoyed and savored."Elisabeth Kubler-Ross on Earl Nightingale
"People are like stained - glass windows. They sparkle and shine when the sun is out, but when the darkness sets in, their true beauty is revealed only if there is a light from within."
"Should you shield the canyons from the windstorms you would never see the true beauty of their carvings."
"I've told my children that when I die, to release balloons in the sky to celebrate that I graduated. For me, death is a graduation."
"Those who have the strength and the love to sit with a dying patient in the silence that goes beyond words will know that this moment is neither frightening nor painful, but a peaceful cessation of the functioning of the body."
"It is not the end of the physical body that should worry us. Rather, our concern must be to live while we're alive - to release our inner selves from the spiritual death that comes with living behind a facade designed to conform to external definitions of who and what we are."