Quotes

Where ever two of you gather together, I am in your midst’, says Maya
– Jed Mackenna
“Music expresses that which cannot be said and on which it is impossible to be kept silent.”
– Victor Hugo
If everything seems to be coming your way, you’re probably in the wrong lane.

You might feel worthless to one person, but you are priceless to another.

Perhaps the deepest reason why we are afraid of death is because we do not know who we are. We believe in a personal, unique, and separate identity – but if we dare to examine it, we find that this identity depends entirely on an endless collection of things to prop it up: our name, our “biography”, our partners, family, home, job, friends, credit cards… It is on their fragile and transient support that we rely for our security. So when they are all taken away, will we have any idea of who we really are?
Without our familiar props, we are faced with just ourselves, a person we do not know, an unnerving stranger with whom we have been living all the time but we never really wanted to meet. Isn’t that why we have triend to fill every moment of time with noise and activity, however boring or trivial, to ensure that we are never left in silence with this stranger on our own?
– Sogyal Rinpoche
Vision is the Art of seeing things invisible.
– Jonathan Swift
To change one’s life:

Start immediately
Do it flamboyantly
No exceptions
– William James

If the only prayer you say in your whole life is Thank You, that will suffice.
– Meister Eckhart
If you want the whole thing, the gods will give it to you… But you must be ready for it.
– Joseph Campbell
Always direct your thoughts to those truths that will give you confidence, hope, joy, love, thanksgiving, and turn away your mind from those that inspire you with fear, hate, sadness, depression.
– Bertrand Wilbertforce
Sometimes we stare so long at a door that is closing that we see too late the one that is open.
– Alexander Graham Bell
When reaching the top, keep climbing.
– Zen gezegde
Als je niet weet waar je heen gaat, kom je ergens anders terecht.
– Yogi Berra
Conscience is the inner voice that warns us somebody may be looking.
– H.L. Mencken
Kill the Buddha.
– Jed McKenna
A taste for the truth at any cost is a passion which spares nothing.
– Albert Camus
All truths are easy to understand once they are discovered; the point is to discover them.
– Galileo Galilei
We must not let other people’s limited perception define us.
– Virginia Satir
Never argue with an idiot. He’ll drag you down to his level and beat you with his experience.
– unknown
There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle.
The other is as though everything is a miracle.
– Albert Einstein