There is nothing like returning to a place that remains unchanged to find the ways in which you yourself have altered.
- Nelson Mandela
We catch frightful glimpses of ourselves in the hostile eyes of others.
- Mignon McLaughlin
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
You might say that we use ourselves to discover ourselves.
- Judith Hanson Lasater
No one remains quite what he was when he recognizes himself.
There is deep wisdom within our very flesh, if we can only come to our senses and feel it.
- Elizabeth A. Behnke
But there are other things which a man is afraid to tell even to himself, and every decent man has a number of such things stored away in his mind.
- Fyodor M. Dostoevsky
Few people know so clearly what they want. Most people can't even think what to hope for when they throw a penny in a fountain.
- Barbara Kingsolver
Man cannot remake himself without suffering, for he is both the marble and the sculptor.
- Alexis Carrel
Truth hurts - not the searching after; the running from!
- John Eyberg