I don't like to commit myself about heaven and hell - you see, I have friends in both places.
- Mark Twain
If a writer knows enough about what he is writing about, he may omit things that he knows. The dignity of movement of an iceberg is due to only one ninth of it being above water.
- Ernest Hemingway
It was the experience of mystery -- even if mixed with fear -- that engendered religion.
- Albert Einstein
The success of our endeavours does not depend on the quantum of efforts, but
the state of mind engaged...at the time of pursuing the task.
- Deep Trivedi
There is nothing wrong with God’s creation. Mystery and suffering only exist in the mind.
- Ramana Maharshi
If you want to understand the teachings of Buddha, Krishna, Jesus or any great
philosopher, you will have to learn to differentiate and dissect their sayings
in two parts, one, 'eternal truth' and second, 'the truth relevant at that time'.
Without distinguishing the two, you will invariably end up misunderstanding their
- Deep Trivedi
Nothing can be more abhorrent to democracy than to imprison a person or keep him in prison because he is unpopular. This is really the test of civilization.
- Winston S. Churchill
Celebrate the happiness that friends are always giving, make every day a holiday and celebrate just living!
I’m not interested in the well-being of society because society is a big lie. Where is society? I only see individual beings and only the individual can grow. Each one is enormous and tremendous in their own way - each one is unique.
- Jaggi Vasudev “Sadhguru”
When there is Love, there is no ego; ego dissolves like the dew drops with the sun.
- Sri Sri Ravi Shankar