Everybody in the world is seeking happiness - and there is one sure way to find it. That is by controlling your thoughts. Happiness doesn't depend on outward conditions. It depends on inner conditions.
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If it is an element of liberation for Latin America, I believe that it should have demonstrated that. Until now, I have not been aware of any such demonstration. The IMF performs an entirely different function: precisely that of ensuring that capital based outside of Latin America controls all of Latin America.
An interview for Radio Rivadavia of Argentina (3 November 1959)
He who controls the past controls the future. He who controls the present controls the past.
If those in charge of our society — politicians, corporate executives, and owners of press and television — can dominate our ideas, they will be secure in their power. They will not need soldiers patrolling the streets. We will control ourselves.
Life happens. There is no point in being upset or down about things we can't control or change.
The essential trait in the moral consciousness, is the control of some feeling or feelings by some other feeling or feelings.
The Principles of Ethics, Vol. I
The highest possible stage in moral culture is when we recognise that we ought to control our thoughts.
I have a very strict gun control policy: if there's a gun around, I want to be in control of it.
Who controls money control the world.
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