"She who knows life flows, feels no wear or tear, needs no mending or repair."
"The primary cause of unhappiness is never the situation, but thoughts about it. Be aware of the thoughts you are thinking."
Silence is ever-speaking.
It is the perennial flow of language which is interrupted by speaking.
These words which I am speaking obstruct that mute language.
For example, there is electricity flowing in a wire. With resistance to its passage, it glows as a lamp or revolves as a fan. In the wire it remains as electric energy.
Similarly silence is the flow of language, obstructed by words.
"Heaven is this moment.
Hell is the burning desire
for this moment to be different.
It’s that simple."
"Take wrong turns. Talk to strangers. Open unmarked doors. And if you see a group of people in a field, go find out what they are doing. Do things without always knowing how they’ll turn out."
"To do the useful thing, to say the courageous thing, to contemplate the beautiful thing: that is enough for one man’s life."
"Live your Art. Don’t think about it."
"You have it already. You just can’t feel it because your mind is making too much noise."
"Trees are in love with the earth, the earth is in love with the trees. The birds are in love with the trees, the trees are in love with the birds. The earth is in love with the sky, the sky is in love with the earth. The whole existence exists in a great ocean of love. Let love be your worship, let love be your prayer."
"Remember that this is not something we do just once or twice. Interrupting our destructive habits and awakening our heart is the work of a lifetime."
"The real art of conversation is not only to say the right thing at the right place but to leave unsaid the wrong thing at the tempting moment."
"Start ignoring people who threaten your joy.
Literally, ignore them.
Don’t invite any parts of them into your space."