When you are immune to the opinions and actions of others, you won’t be the victim of needless suffering.
“If you do not take care of your body, where will you live?”
Simplicity, patience, compassion. Simple in actions and thoughts. Patient with both friends and enemies.
“This is my simple religion. No need for temples or complicated philosophy. Our minds and hearts are our temple. Lovingindness is everything. “
“You are infinite. If you look within you will realize that you are infinite and beyond all creation.”
“God and love are identical, and one who has divine love has received God.”
“If someone is not treating you with love and respect, it is a gift if they walk away from you. If that person doesn’t walk away, you will surely endure many years of suffering with him or her.
“Your whole life is nothing but a dream. You live in a fantasy where everything you know about yourself is only true for you. Your truth is not the truth for anyone else.”
“You are what you believe you are.”
“The best path to happiness is learn to change as rapidly as life does.”
“You can measure the impeccability of your word by your level of self-love.”
“Nothing others do is because of you. What others say and do is a projection of their own reality, their own dream.
“Every human is an artist. And this is the main art that we have: the creation of our story.”
“Do not surrender your grief so quickly Let it cut more deeply Let it ferment and season you As few human or divine ingredients can.”
“Ever since happiness heard your name, it has been running through the streets trying to find you.”
“Join me in the pure atmosphere of gratitude For life.”
“Love sometimes wants to do us a great favour. Hold us upside down and shake all the nonsense out.”
“The truth was a mirror in the hands of God. It fell, and broke into pieces. Everybody took a piece of it, and they looked at it and thought they had the truth.”
“The rose’s rarest essence lives in the thorns.”
“I am a sky where spirits live.
Stare into this deepening blue,
while the breeze says a secret.”
have run from the pain,
return to the root
of the soul.”
“Only from the heart can you touch the sky.”
“Yesterday I was clever, so I wanted to change the world. Today I am wise, so I am changing myself.”
“And you? When will you begin that long journey into yourself?”
“You wander from room to room
Hunting for the diamond necklace
That is already around your neck!”
“Someone who doesn’t keep score,
who’s not looking to be richer, afraid of losing,
has not the slightest interest
in his personality: he’s free.”
“I have lived on the lip
of insanity, wanting to know reasons,
knocking on a door. It opens.
I’ve been knocking from the inside.”
“This being human is a guest house. Every morning is new arrival, sent as a guide from beyond.”
“Everything in the universe is within you. Ask all from yourself.”
“Let the beauty we love be what we do. There are hundreds of ways to kneel and kiss the ground.”
“When you do things from your soul, you feel a river moving in you, a joy.”
“What you seek is seeking you.”
“Out beyond ideas of wrongdoing
and rightdoing there is a field.
I’ll meet you there.”
“Your task is not to seek for love, but merely to seek and find all the barriers within yourself that you have built against it.”
I could not say I believe. I know! I have had the experience of being gripped by something that is stronger than myself, something that people call God.
The meeting of two personalities is like the contact of two chemical substances: if there is any reaction, both are transformed.
Forgiveness allows love to return to my awareness.
I am constantly trying to justify my thoughts, to make them true.
I see only the past.
Anger involves projection of separation, which must ultimately be accepted as one’s own responsibility, rather than being blamed on others.
Nothing real can be threatened. Nothing unreal exists.
The Buddha said life is full of suffering. Arresting addiction is the end of suffering and beginning of spiritual renewal.
You have so little faith in yourself because you are unwilling to accept the fact that perfect love is in you, and so you seek without for what you cannot find within.
“When you meet anyone, remember it is a holy encounter. As you see him, you will see yourself … for in him you will find yourself or lose yourself.”
“Anger involves projection of separation, which must ultimately be accepted as one’s own responsibility, rather than being blamed on others.”
“Nothing real can be threatened. Nothing unreal exists.”
“A girl should be two things: classy and fabulous.”
To find what you seek in the road of life, the best proverb of all is that which says: “Leave no stone unturned.”
Try not to become a man of success but a man of value.
If you have built castles in the air, your work need not be lost; that is where they should be. Now put foundations under them.
I am accountable.
I am the one who steps forward to resolve conflict when others step back.
The continuum of awareness.