Inspirational Quote of the Day

Khalil Gibran - Autorretrato con musa, c. 1911

“The teacher who is indeed wise does not bid you to enter the house of his wisdom but rather leads you to the threshold of your mind.”

― Khalil Gibran

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“Don’t make a habit out of choosing what feels good over what’s actually good for you.”

― Eric Thomas

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“Truly, it is in darkness that one finds the light, so when we are in sorrow, then this light is nearest of all to us.”

― Meister Eckhart

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English: Samuel Taylor Coleridge at age 42. Fr...

“Advice is like snow – the softer it falls, the longer it dwells upon, and the deeper it sinks into the mind.”

Samuel Taylor Coleridge

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Lao Tzu, traditionally the author of the Tao T...

 

“All difficult things have their origin in that which is easy, and great things in that which is small.”

 

― Lao Tzu

 

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Tenzin Gyatso, the fourteenth and current Dala...

 

“It is necessary to help others, not only in our prayers, but in our daily lives. If we find we cannot help others, the least we can do is to desist from harming them.”

 

― Dalai Lama

 

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English: Pope John Paul II on 12 August 1993 i...

 

“Stupidity is also a gift of God, but one mustn’t misuse it.”

 

 

 

Pope John Paul II

 

 

 

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Feast of the Guardian Angels

“The angels are always near to those who are grieving, to whisper to them that their loved ones are safe in the hand of God.”

Eileen Elias Freeman

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Pope John Paul II

 

“An excuse is worse and more terrible than a lie, for an excuse is a lie guarded.”

 

Pope John Paul II

 

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Tenzin Gyatso, the fourteenth and current Dala...

 

“It is very important to generate a good attitude, a good heart, as much as possible. From this, happiness in both the short term and the long term for both yourself and others will come.”

 

Dalai Lama

 

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Martin Luther King, Jr.

 

“We must accept finite disappointment, but never lose infinite hope.”

 

Martin Luther King, Jr.

 

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Stonehenge and other ancient sites are revered...

 

“There was a great Indian philosopher and spiritual teacher, who travelled extensively throughout the world for more than fifty years to spread his message. During one of his talks, at the end of his life, he asked the audience the question: ‘Do you want to know my secret?’ Everyone became very excited and in eager anticipation waited for what the master had to say. And he replied: ‘This is my secret – I don’t mind what happens.’”

 

― Unknown

 

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Elbert Hubbard

 

“The greatest mistake you can make in life is to be continually fearing you will make one.”

 

Elbert Hubbard

 

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Plato. Luni marble, copy of the portrait made ...

 

“All men are by nature equal, made all of the same earth by one Workman; and however we deceive ourselves, as dear unto God is the poor peasant as the mighty prince.”

 

― Plato

 

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Bust of Aristotle. Marble, Roman copy after a ...

 

“I count him braver who overcomes his desires than him who conquers his enemies; for the hardest victory is over self.”

 

― Aristotle

 

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English: The Inspirational Mother Teresa. Medi...

“Be faithful in small things because it is in them that your strength lies.”

― Mother Teresa

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5, 10, or 20 Classes at Zomoti Yoga (Up to 68% Off)

The sun is a mighty yet delicate entity, able to keep our climate balanced yet ready to extinguish itself unless it gets at least one salutation a day. Pay homage to the narcissistic star with this Groupon.

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  • $29 for a 5-class pass (an $80 value)
  • $49 for a 10-class pass (a $150 value)
  • $89 for a 20-class pass (a $280 value)

The five-day schedule features an array of class styles, including Vinyasa yoga and Zumba, that accommodates practitioners of all abilities.

Zomoti Yoga

Registered yoga teacher and founder Giovanna Rogow has been helping practitioners from all walks of life foster connections between the mind, body, and spirit in Zomoti’s newly renovated studio. Her team of experienced instructors, all of whom are certified at at least the 200-hour level, leads 10 different class styles, teaching strengthening power yoga, Vinyasa flow fundamentals, and Zomoti soothing yoga, designed to relax the body and mind with meditative postures and comforting hugs from supportive mats.

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5 or 10 Classes at Prana Power Yoga in Brooklyn (Up to 67% Off)

If you give a man a fish he’ll eat for a day, but if you teach a man the fish pose, he’ll forever be playing pranks on hungry whales. Stretch your spine with this Groupon.

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  • $29 for a 5-class pass (an $80 value)
  • $49 for a 10-class pass ($150 value)

The Brooklyn location’s robust class schedule features Vinyasa flows for all abilities performed in a 95- to 99-degree studio.

Prana Power Yoga

Husband and wife team and cofounders of Prana Power Yoga, Philippe and Taylor Wells, foster an environment in which clients can explore holistic wellness solutions through yoga, intensive workshops, and events. At Prana Power Yoga’s five heated studio locations, instructors roll out the welcome yoga mats, encouraging students of all interests and skill levels, from mothers-to-be to veteran sun saluters, to build strong bodies and peaceful minds in a judgment-free environment.

During athletic Vinyasa–style yoga classes, certified instructors crank up temperatures as high as 99 degrees before taking mat mavens through a sequence of sweaty postures linked with mindful breathing exercises designed to boost lung capacity to Sting–like levels. Meanwhile, visitors in search of a transformative experience can attend one of the studio’s workshops or events, which range from juice cleanses to destination yoga retreats in Nayarit, Mexico.

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$45 for One Month of Unlimited Yoga or Fitness Classes at YogaWorks (Up to $149 Value)

Like Jell-O furniture and rules about starting bonfires in the workplace, human bodies are made to be bent. Help your body reach its potential for pliability with this Groupon: for $45, you get one month of unlimited yoga and fitness classes at YogaWorks, valid at five locations (a $149 value).

YogaWorks’ expert instructors open the door to lithe well-being with a variety of yoga stretching, flowing, and strengthening classes for pupils of all levels. Harnessing a minimum of 500 hours of Yoga Alliance training, each instructor focuses on the needs of the students and develops posing prowess with a varied schedule. Ashtanga and Vinyasa flow classes feature a dynamic series of postures that hone alignment, concentration, and the confident grace to approach a yoga mat without startling it. More exotic stretching sessions include therapeutic lyengar yoga, a prop-based style ideal for students recovering from injuries or those in chronic pain, and ISHTA yoga, which melds personalized poses with meditative pranayama breathing. Fast-paced YogaWorks Cardio Flow sessions harness a driving soundtrack and energetically engage students with a swift series of basic poses and sun salutations to improve circulation and sculpt a muscular form more quickly than an espresso-fueled Michelangelo.

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5 or 10 Classes at South Bronx Yoga ($200 Value)

Unlike most sports, yoga doesn’t rely on competition to motivate athletes, instead promoting goals such as improving technique and appearing on a box of Chakra Crunchies cereal. Find your inner gold medal with this Groupon.

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$19 for 5 Yoga Classes (a $50 value)
$35 for 10 Yoga Classes (a $100 value)

Vinyasa-inspired classes incorporate three minutes of breathing and a dynamic series of stretches linked by flowing transitions.

South Bronx Yoga

At South Bronx Yoga, founder Amy Moran nurtures a noncompetitive community where budding stretchers find the support they need to begin, and seasoned practitioners can continue to grow and develop their practice. Amy’s yogic curriculum focuses on Vinyasa-style yoga, and students begin each session with three minutes of silent meditation and three minutes of mindful breathing exercises to focus minds and bodies on the athletic task ahead. Instructors lead classes through roughly 55 minutes of dynamically twisting and arching poses, seamlessly alternating between standing, seated, and inverted positions, much like games of musical chairs on the International Space Station. Throughout each class, instructors recommend modified stretches for attendees, allowing them to increase or decrease the difficulty of their practice.

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