Eternity has nothing to do with the hereafter... This is it... If you don't get it here, you won't get it anywhere. The experience of eternity right here and now is the function of life. Heaven is not the place to have the experience here's the place to have the experience.
I don't believe people are looking for the meaning of life as much as they are looking for the experience of being alive.
We must be willing to get rid of the life we???ve planned, so as to have the life that is waiting for us.
Your sacred space is where you can find yourself again and again.
You must have a room, or a certain hour or so a day, where you don't know what was in the newspapers that morning... a place where you can simply experience and bring forth what you are and what you might be.
When you follow your bliss... doors will open where you would not have thought there would be doors and where there wouldn't be a door for anyone else.
What each must seek in his own life never was on land or sea. It is something that never has been and never could have been experienced by anyone else.
As a white candle In a holy place, So is the beauty Of an aged face
Opportunities to find deeper powers within ourselves come when life seems most challenging.
The night of December 25, to which date the Nativity of Christ was ultimately assigned, was exactly that of the birth of the Persian savior Mithra, who, as an incarnation of eternal light, was born the night of the winter solstice (then dated Decembe
Computers are like Old Testament gods; lots of rules and no mercy.
A computer is like an Old Testament god, with a lot of rules and no mercy
When people get married because they think it's a long-time love affair, they'll be divorced very soon, because all love affairs end in disappointment. But marriage is a recognition of a spiritual identity.
Myths are public dreams, dreams are private myths.
God is a metaphor for that which transcends all levels of intellectual thought. It's as simple as that.
To find your own way is to follow your bliss. This involves analysis, watching yourself and seeing where real deep bliss is -- not the quick little excitement , but the real deep, life-filling bliss.
A hero is someone who has given his or her life to something bigger than oneself.
One way or another, we all have to find what best fosters the flowering of our humanity in this contemporary life, and dedicate ourselves to that.
Participate joyfully in the sorrows of the world. We cannot cure the world of sorrows, but we can choose to live in joy.
We must let go of the life we have planned, so as to accept the one that is waiting for us.
Life is without meaning. You bring the meaning to it. The meaning of life is Whatever you ascribe it to be. Being alive is the meaning.
Life is like arriving late for a movie, having to figure out what was going on without bothering everybody with a lot of questions, and then being unexpectedly called away before you find out how it ends
At such moments, you realize that you and the other are, in fact, one. It's a big realization. Survival is the second law of life. The first is that we are all one.
Love is a friendship set to music.
Marriage is not a simple love affair, it's an ordeal, and the ordeal is the sacrifice of ego to a relationship in which two have become one