"The real spiritual progress of the aspirant is measured by the extent to which he achieves inner tranquility."
“Quietude, which some men cannot abide because it reveals their inward poverty, is as a palace of cedar to the wise, for along its hallowed courts the King in his beauty deigns to walk”
Charles H. Spurgeon
"Great tranquility of heart is his who cares for neither praise not blame."
"The more tranquil a man becomes, the greater is his success, his influence, his power for good. Calmness of mind is one of the beautiful jewels of wisdom."
"Always behave like a duck - keep calm and unruffled on the surface but paddle like the devil underneath."
"None is richer than he who simply has peace of mind"
"To compose our character is our duty, not to compose books, and to win, not battles and provinces, but order and tranquility in our conduct."
Michel Eyquem de Montaigne
"The pursuit, even of the best things, ought to be calm and tranquil."
Marcus Tullius Cicero
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