Evil comes from a lack of awareness. – Siddhartha Gautama Buddha
Put yourself on your priority list.
They who do not feel the darkness, will never look for the light. – Henry Thomas Buckle
Remember, you might be the lighthouse in someone else’s storm.
You are not walking towards a goal. Walking is also not a means. Walking isn’t even a goal anymore. Enjoy every step, because you have already arrived. – Thích Nhất Hạnh
One judges others on the basis of one’s own flaws. The imperfections we see in others are actually our own imperfections.
Don’t drive like the road is yours, drive like the car is yours. – Sam Ewing
Being strong isn’t always something you consciously choose. It’s something you’re forced to do sometimes, when being weak isn’t an option.
You don’t always have to defend yourself for the choices you deliberately make. It’s your life. Live it.
We don’t see things as they are. We see things as we are. – Anais Nin
You are a tiger in a straw cage! – Chinese proverb
The foot feels the foot when it feels the ground. – Siddharta Gautama Buddha
It doesn’t hurt to shut up every now and then, even if you know what you’re talking about. – Elbert Hubbard
When you work with your hands, you learn to appreciate how easy it is to earn money talking. – Jay Leno
Reflect! In a healthy society the contributions of the elderly are important.
Beware of telling an improbable Truth. – Thomas Fuller
Life’s challenges are not supposed to paralyze you, they’re supposed to help you discover who you are. – Bernice Reagon
Don’t accept what you hear secondhand, don’t accept tradition, don’t accept a statement just because it can be read in a book, neither because it agrees with your beliefs, nor because your teacher says so. Be your own lamp. – Siddharta Gautama Boeddha
You owe yourself one hour a day of self-maintenance. It can include reading, writing, yoga, exercise, dancing, meditation, painting, or whatever, but you owe it to yourself. One hour, 1/24 of your day. That is less than 5%. It matters, it really does. Make it count. – Sarah Brassard
Kindness begins with the understanding that we all struggle. – Charles F. Glassman
When you touch one thing with deep awareness, you touch everything. – Thích Nhất Hạnh
Home is sometimes coming back to yourself. When all has been forgotten and you feel lost. It is the moment you realize darkness holds as much beauty as light. When you remember the feeling of bare hands in the snow, the first smell of spring, and the importance of letting kind people in. Home is rising to start another day and knowing that despite all things, you will find your way. – Courtney Peppernell
Who looks outside, dreams; who looks inside, awakes. – Carl Gustav Jung
Only through our connectedness to others can we really know and enhance the self. And only through working on the self can we begin to enhance our connectedness to others. – Harriet Lerner
No one is more hated than he who speaks the truth. – Plato
Fortunately, some are born with spiritual immune systems that sooner or later give rejection to the illusory worldview grafted upon them from birth through social conditioning. They begin sensing that something is amiss, and start looking for answers. Inner knowledge and anomalous outer experiences show them a side of reality others are oblivious to, and so begins their journey of awakening. Each step of the journey is made by following the heart instead of following the crowd and by choosing knowledge over the veils of ignorance. – Henri Bergson
The human race is unique. We have a purpose: to consciously build a society whose members feel as one, a united whole. That unity will take us to a new level of consciousness of the universe and beyond.
Luck is largely a matter of paying attention. – Susan M. Dodd
Do you know what you are? You are a manuscript of a divine letter. You are a mirror reflecting a noble face. The universe is not outside of you. Look inside yourself; everything that you want, you are already that. – Mawlana Jalal-al-Din Rumi
Before reaching the waves, the surfer has to swim! We have big waves ahead, are we going to start swimming?
Freedom is being you without anyone’s permission.
We desperately need to understand that our future depends on the level of our connection. Only if we are united will we succeed. Alone , we will fail.
Your day will go the way the corners of your mouth turn.
I’d rather be hated for who I am, than loved for who I am not. – Kurt Cobain
Yesterday I was clever, so I wanted to change the world. Today I am wise, so I am changing myself. – Mawlana Jalal-al-Din Rumi
If egg is broken by outside force life ends. If broken by inside force life begins. Great things always begin from inside.
If you never change your mind, why have one?
Hold on to every sincere person you meet. This generation has driven people by ego, money and status. As a result, good souls are being ruined daily. Keep your head up and be aware of the energy you are giving off and connecting with.
The difficulty is not to make money, but to make it with something worth devoting your life to. – Carlos Ruiz Zafón
He who blames others has a long way to go on his journey. He who blames himself is halfway there. He who blames no one has arrived. – Chinese proverb
When ordinary things are suddenly no longer ordinary, you realize how special ordinary things are.
Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority,
it is time to pause and reflect. – Mark Twain
I awoke, only to find out that the rest of the world is still asleep. – Leonardo da Vinci
Always demand a deadline. A deadline weeds out the extraneous and the ordinary. It prevents you from trying to make it perfect, so you make it different. Different is better. – Kevin Kelly
The Prison: Keep you doped with religion and sex and TV. And you think you’re so clever and classless and free. But you are still fucking peasants as far as i can see. – John Lennon
I was quiet, but I was not blind. – Jane Austin
Stop acting so small. You are the universe in ecstatic motion. – Mawlana Jalal-al-Din Rumi
Wake up with determination. Go to bed with satisfaction.
What lies behind us and what lies before us are but tiny matters compared to what lies within us.
And when we bring out what is in us into the world, miracles happen. – Henry Stanley Haskins
Beware of any belief or ideology that promotes division between you and your fellow human beings. – Lori Deschene
You’ll be amazed at what you attract when you start believing in what you deserve. – Tiny Buddha
What we know is a drop, what we don’t know is an ocean. – Isaac Newton
Do not feel lonely, the entire Universe is inside you! – Mawlana Jalal-al-Din Rumi
What if…everything you are going through prepares you for who you are meant to be.
Remember, being HAPPY, doesn’t mean you have it all.
It simply means you’re thankful for all you have.
Ego says: “Once everything falls into place, I will find my peace.” Spirit says:”Find peace and everything will fall into place.”
Between too early and too late, there is never more than a moment. – Franz Werfel
If we ‘swim’ and glide on the surface of life, we are like sewage floating in the whirlpool of life. But if we sink in and reach the depths, we find the meaning of existence, the plan of development for creation. The we realize that we are in fact, the most unique creatures in the universe.
Be yourself; everyone else is already taken. – Oscar Wilde
To live in the present moment means trying to be in a reciprocal relationship with nature, understanding its influence on me and how to respond in the most optimal way. Having this relationship with nature will make our lives meaningful and complete.
In the spiritual world, we have five spiritual senses, and each of them has a very wide range of perception.
We must teach our children to dream with their eyes open. – Harry Edwards
If you need something to believe in….start with yourself.