Devotion to God’s Name is my lamp; In this lamp is poured the oil of suffering. The light of realisation burns away this oil…Vast loads of firewood are reduced to ashes by a tiny spark of fire.
What do you want a meaning for? Life is a desire, not a meaning.
- Charlie Chaplin
Aim at heaven and you will get earth thrown in. Aim at earth and you get neither.
- C. S. Lewis
Am I lying to you if I tell you the same lie I tell myself?
- Robert Brault
If you hear a voice within you say you cannot paint, then by all means paint, and that voice will be silenced.
- Vincent van Gogh
Everyone has in him something divine, something his own, a chance of perfection and strength in however small a sphere which God offers him to take or refuse. The task is to find it, develop it and use it.
- Sri Aurobindo
You'll be happy if you'll remember that men don't change much. Women do. Women adapt themselves, and if you think that means they lose their individuality, you're wrong. Show me a happy marriage and I'll show you a clever woman.
- Elizabeth Cadell
The "truth" of every moment is new, different and ever changing. Hence, the
things said thousands of years ago could be true in the context of "time, situation
and circumstances" prevalent at that time, but it is not necessary that they hold
relevance even today.
- Deep Trivedi
Pain and beauty, our constant bedfellows.
- Nick Bantock
By this attitude of complete renunciation you shall be freed from bondage, good and bad, of karma. You shall be liberated, and come to Me.
- Srimad Bhagavad Gita