From Ryan Holiday: "Montaigne kept what was known as a “commonplace book” or a hand-written compilation of sayings, maxims and quotations from literature and history that he felt were important. His earliest essays were little more than compilations of these thoughts." I agree.

On Life

Everyday should have some Novelty, Beauty, Growth, & Love. --Neville Medhora
Think good and it will be good. --Rabbi M. M. Schneerson
It's important to realize our time is limited on earth. --Noah Kagan

On Following Your Passion

Personally I’ve always made the most money when I created products, services or events that I loved and wanted to attend. When I reversed the equation and focused on how to make more money, it was always short-lived and not enjoyable. -- Noah Kagan

On Goals

“Thought is the sculptor who can create the person you want to be… In the long run, men hit only what they aim at.” --Henry David Thoreau, 19th century American naturalist and author
“The world makes way for the man who knows where he is going.” -- Ralph Waldo Emerson
“Give me a stock clerk with a goal and I’ll give you a man who will make history. Give me a man with no goals and I’ll give you a stock clerk.” -- JC Penny
“First say to yourself what you would be; and then do what you have to do.” -- Epictetus
“If one does not know to which port he is sailing, no wind is favorable.” -- Seneca
“You got to be careful if you don’t know where you’re going, because you might not get there.” -- Yogi Berra

On Patience

Learning that sharpening the saw first, is one of the MOST important parts of cutting down a tree. – Neville medhora

On Play

It should be noted that children at play are not playing about; their games should be seen as their most serious-minded activity. --Michele de Montaigne

On Sales

The next time you really want someone to understand, buy what you are selling or be convinced of your opinion figure out how you can show them vs tell them. – Noah Kagan