He whom love touches not walks in darkness.
Life comes from the Spirit. Even as a man casts a shadow,
so the Spirit casts the shadow of life, and, as a shadow of
former lives, a new life comes to this body.
— The Upanishads
The problem is not that there are problems. The problem is expecting otherwise and thinking that having problems is a problem.
— Theodore Isaac Rubin
This above all—to thine own self be true; And it must follow, as the night the day, Thou canst not then be false to any man.
— William Shakespeare
It is better to be feared than loved,
if you cannot be both.
— Niccolo Machiavelli
If you can’t get rid of the skeleton in your closet, you’d best teach it to dance.
— George Bernard Shaw
He who through the error of attachment loves his body,
abides wandering in darkness, sensible and suffering the
things of death, but he who realizes that the body is but
the tomb of his soul, rises to immortality.
— The Divine Pymander
This I have seen in life—those who are overcautious about themselves fall into dangers at every step; those who are afraid of losing honor and respect, get only disgrace; and those who are always afraid of loss, always lose.
— Swami Vivekananda
Without haste, but without rest.
— Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Laughter is the greatest weapon that we humans possess and it’s the one we use the least.
— Mark Twain