Music is an agreeable harmony for the honor of God and the permissible delights of the soul.
- Johann Sebastian Bach
If your joy is derived from what society thinks of you, you're always going to be disappointed.
Here are the signs of love. When you love someone, you see nothing wrong with them.
- Sri Sri Ravi Shankar
To succeed, you must have tremendous perseverance, tremendous will. “I will drink the ocean”, says the persevering soul; “at my will mountains will crumble up”.
- Swami Vivekananda
Generally the theories we believe we call facts, and the facts we disbelieve we call theories.
- Felix S. Cohen
One doesn’t recognize the really important moments in one’s life until it’s too late.
- Agatha Christie
He that lives upon hope will die fasting.
- Benjamin Franklin
When an exalted soul realises that all sentient beings are one in relation to the Supreme – that is, that all beings are the minute parts of the One – how shall he have any more delusion and what grief will come to him?
- Isha Upanishad
Let men tremble to win the hand of woman, unless they win along with it the utmost passion of her heart!
- Nathaniel Hawthorne
In brief, the function of knowledge is to make one experience freely available in other experiences.
- John Dewey