To understand oneself profoundly, one needs balance. Neither renunciation nor acquiescence.
Do you become spiritual by performing ceremonies and rituals…? Ceremonies and rituals sometimes give a certain sensation, so-called uplift. But they are repetitious, and every sensation that is repeated soon wearies of itself.
To understand the immeasurable, the mind must be extraordinarily quiet, still.
The end is the beginning of all things, suppressed and hidden, awaiting to be released through the rhythm of pain and pleasure… Pain itself destroys pain. Suffering itself frees man from suffering.
The highest form of human intelligence is to observe yourself without judgment.
Corruption inside is most dangerous, so don’t be corrupt. Begin here first, not out there.