The Self, having in dreams enjoyed the pleasures of sense, gone hither and thither, experienced good and evil, hastens back to the state of waking from which he started. As a man passes from dream to wakefulness, so does he pass from this life to the next.
Releasing the pressure, it's good for the teapot and the water. Try it sometime.
- Jeb Dickerson
How profound is your religious depth can be assessed from the number of
assurances and blessings you still need for your life.
- Deep Trivedi
Often the right path is the one that may be hardest for you to follow. But the hard path is also the one that will make you grow as a human being.
- Karen Mueller Coombs
Do not be angry with the rain; it simply does not know how to fall upwards.
- Vladimir Nabokov
Christmas, here again. Let us raise a loving cup: Peace on earth, goodwill to men, and make them do the washing up.
- Wendy Cope
Most people want to be delivered from temptation but would like it to keep in touch.
- Robert Orben
I grew up in this town, my poetry was born between the hill and the river, it took its voice from the rain, and like the timber, it steeped itself in the forests.
- Pablo Neruda
Any path is only a path, and there is no affront to oneself or to others, in dropping it if that is what your heart tells you.
- Carlos Castaneda
It is a sad fact about our culture that a poet can earn much more money writing or talking about his art than he can by practicing it.
- W. H. Auden