You cannot unconditionally love someone. You can only be unconditional love.... You don’t love another, you are another.
- Stephen Levine
Freedom: both so priceless and so expensive.
- Patricia Duncker
Quietly they moved down the calm and sacred river that had come down to earth so that its waters might flow over the ashes of those long dead, and that would continue to flow long after the human race had, through hatred and knowledge, burned itself out.
- Vikram Seth
There are only two ways of telling the complete truth - anonymously and posthumously.
- Thomas Sowell
Never forget the nine most important words of any family:
I love you.
You are beautiful.
Please forgive me.
- H. Jackson Brown, Jr.
There is the solitude of suffering, when you go through darkness that is lonely, intense, and terrible. Words become powerless to express your pain; what others hear from your words is so distant and different from what you are actually suffering.
- John O'donohue
I hate organized religion. I hate that people use it to justify their crappy, bigoted beliefs.
- Hannah Harrington
There are a lot of things I wish I would have done, instead of just sitting around and complaining about having a boring life.
- Kurt Cobain
Happiness is your nature. It is not wrong to desire it. What is wrong is seeking it outside when it is inside.
- Ramana Maharshi
Religion is excellent stuff for keeping common people quiet. Religion is what keeps the poor from murdering the rich.
- Napoleon Bonaparte