Some people believe God wants us to live frugally and avoid the temptations of the finer things of life and other people believe God created these beautiful things for us to enjoy. You have to decide which view of God you want to believe in.
Great spirits have often encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds.
A man who has no ideals and who does not wish to be any greater than he is, will in time prove to be a detriment to others.
Many people live in "analysis paralysis" where they spend hours physically doing nothing but arguing internally with their thoughts and emotions.
Freedom is in being able to control your life and making it what you want it to be.