Evermore in the world is this marvelous balance of beauty and disgust, magnificence and rats.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Work, love and play are the great balance wheels of man's being.
Orison Swett Marden
Our lives are a mixture of different roles. Most of us are doing the best we can to find whatever the right balance is. For me, that balance is family, work, and service.
Hillary Rodham Clinton
Most of us are trying to balance work, home, and a family life. We tend not to accept the early symptoms of burnout and carry on our daily lives.
It is better to lose everything you have to keep the balance of justice level, than to live a life of petty privilege devoid of true freedom.
Bryant H. McGill
The most important human endeavor is the striving for morality in our actions. Our inner balance and even our very existence depend on it. Only morality in our actions can give beauty and dignity to life.
Everything in moderation, including moderation.
I believe that being successful means having a balance of success stories across the many areas of your life. You can't truly be considered successful in your business life if your home life is in shambles.
Toleration is the greatest gift of the mind; it requires the same effort of the brain that it takes to balance oneself on a bicycle.
If you're interested in 'balancing' work and pleasure, stop trying to balance them. Instead make your work more pleasurable.
Happiness is not a matter of intensity but of balance, order, rhythm and harmony.
Prosperity is no just scale; adversity is the only balance to weigh friends.
In therapy I have learned the importance of keeping spiritual life and professional life balanced. I need to regain my balance.
Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance you must keep moving.
Problems arise in that one has to find a balance between what people need from you and what you need for yourself.
Be aware of wonder. Live a balanced life - learn some and think some and draw and paint and sing and dance and play and work every day some.
What I dream of is an art of balance.
Something in human nature causes us to start slacking off at our moment of greatest accomplishment. As you become successful, you will need a great deal of self-discipline not to lose your sense of balance, humility, and commitment.
H. Ross Perot
Just as your car runs more smoothly and requires less energy to go faster and farther when the wheels are in perfect alignment, you perform better when your thoughts, feelings, emotions, goals, and values are in balance.
The single most important tool to being in balance is knowing that you and you alone are responsible for the imbalance between what you dream your life is meant to be, and the daily habits that drain life from that dream.
Dr. Wayne W. Dyer, Being in Balance
Survey after survey indicates that one of the greatest challenges faced by most people is life balance. People tend to focus so much on work and other pressing activities that the relationships and activities they really treasure most end up getting squeeze and pushed aside.
Stephen R. Covey, The 8th Habit
Balance is a do-it-yourself project. Many are able to balance home and career. Others struggle forever and jeopardize relationships, careers and happiness at home.
Pamela J. Conrad, Balancing Home & Career