Infinite patience brings immediate results.
Stop acting as if life is a rehearsal. Live this day as if it were your last. The past is over and gone. The future is not guaranteed.
I cannot always control what goes on outside. But I can always control what goes on inside.
It's never to late to have a happy childhood.
Most people are searching for happines. They're looking for it. They're trying to find it in someone or something outside of themselves.That's a fundemental mistake. Happiness is something that you are, and it comes from the way you think.
When you live on a round planet, there's no choosing sides.
Make peace with silence, and remind yourself that it is in this space that you'll come to remember your spirit. When you're able to transcend an aversion to silence, you'll also transcend many other miseries. And it is in this silence that the remembrance of God will be activated.
You have everything you need for complete peace and total happiness right now.
Change the way you look at things and the things you look at change.
When you judge another, you do not define them, you define yourself.
Passion is a feeling that tells you: this is the right thing to do. Nothing can stand in my way. It doesn't matter what anyone else says. This feeling is so good that it cannot be ignored. I'm going to follow my bliss and act upon this glorious sensation of joy.
If you change the way you look at things, the things you look at will change.
How people treat you is their karma; how you react is yours.
In any relationship in which two people become one, the end result is two half people.
Before speaking, consult your inner-truth barometer, and resist the temptation to tell people only what they want to hear.
Not only do you become what you think about, but the world also becomes what you think about. Those who think that the world is a dark place are blind to the light that might illuminate their lives. Those who see the light of the world view the dark spots as merely potential light.
Your teacher might be a child who takes you by the hand and asks you a question that you hadn't considered before, and your answer to the child is your answer to yourself.
You must become the producer, director and actor in the unfolding story of your life.
Remember, purpose is about giving...All you can do with your life is to give it away in the service of others.
Never underestimate your power to change yourself; never overestimate your power to change others.
Your reputation is in the hands of others. That's what the reputation is. You can't control that. The only thing you can control is your character.
What comes out of you when you are squeezed is what is inside of you.
Friends are God's way of apologizing for your family.
There was something formless and perfect before the universe was born...Thus, to know humanity,understand earth.To know earth,understand heaven.To know heaven,understand the Way.To know the Way,understand the great within yourself.
The greatest gift that you were ever given was the gift of your imagination.