There are chapters in every life which are seldom read and certainly not aloud.
- Carol Shields
Man can starve from a lack of self-realization as much as they can starve from a lack of bread.
- Richard Wright
A single event can awaken within us a stranger totally unknown to us. To live is to be slowly born.
- Antoine De Saint Exupéry
If you have known yourself, you have known everything else. Know that, by knowing which, you will know everything else. The Bible says, “Seek that kingdom within you.” Once you have found that, then everything else will be automatically added unto you; you don’t have to go looking for things outside; they will all come to you.
- Satchidananda Saraswati
About the only time losing is more fun than winning is when you're fighting temptation.
- Thomas Albert “Tom” Wilson
The thing that is really hard, and really amazing, is giving up on being perfect and beginning the work of becoming yourself.
- Anna Quindlen
There is an eternal landscape, a geography of the soul; we search for its outlines all our lives.
- Josephine Hart
Better to start up a thousand wrong roads than to spend your life going nowhere because you know the way.
- Robert Brault
There is nothing like returning to a place that remains unchanged to find the ways in which you yourself have altered.
- Nelson Mandela
You necessarily have to be lost, before you’re found.
- T. Scott McLeod