Those who are brutally honest are seldom so with themselves.
- Mignon McLaughlin
Man can starve from a lack of self-realization as much as they can starve from a lack of bread.
- Richard Wright
People often say that this or that person has not yet found himself. But the self is not something one finds, it is something one creates.
- Thomas Stephen Szasz
A person often meets his destiny on the road he took to avoid it.
- Jean De La Fontaine
A single event can awaken within us a stranger totally unknown to us. To live is to be slowly born.
- Antoine De Saint Exupéry
By self-study, by observing, by being hollow and empty, you become a channel - you become a part of the Divine. You are able to feel the presence of Divinity. All the different angels and devas, all these different forms of our consciousness, start blossoming.
- Sri Sri Ravi Shankar
And if you find everything as soon as you look for it, you find it in vain; you look for it in vain.
- Antonio Porchia
There is a limit to how much you can change to be liked for who you really are.
- Robert Brault
To the question of your life, you are the only answer. To the problems of your life, you are the only solution.
- Jo Coudert
You might say that we use ourselves to discover ourselves.
- Judith Hanson Lasater