Buddha was asked, “What have you gained from meditation?” He replied “Nothing! However, let me tell you what I have lost: Anger, Anxiety, Depression, Insecurity, Fear of old age and death.
Dance through this dream giving love to yourself and all that you meet. Be undaunted and self-secured knowing it is all a magical illusion.
You have power over your mind - not outside events. Realise this, and you will find strength.
Let my love, like sunlight, surround you and yet give you illuminated freedom.
You do not need to be loved, not at the cost of yourself. The single relationship that is truly central and crucial in a life is the relationship to the self. Of all the people you will know in a lifetime, you are the only one you will never lose.
Let silence be the art you practice.
She waited for the train to pass. Then she said, “Sometimes I think that people’s hearts are like deep wells. Nobody knows what’s at the bottom. All you can do is imagine by what comes floating to the surface every once in a while.
The biggest human temptation is to settle for too little.
Patience is a mind that is able to accept, fully and happily whatever occurs. It is much more than just gritting our teeth and putting up with things. Being patient means to welcome wholeheartedly whatever arises, having given up the idea things should be other than what they are.
Worry about your character, not your reputation.
Your character is who you are, your reputation is who people think you are.
A dog is the only thing on earth that loves you more than you love yourself.
Strength does not come from winning. Your struggles develop your strengths. When you go through hardships and decide not to surrender, that is strength.