This is true knowledge: to seek the Self as the true end of wisdom always. To seek anything else is ignorance.
- Srimad Bhagavad Gita
God can be realized through all paths. All religions are true. The important thing is to reach the roof. You can reach it by stone stairs or by wooden stairs or by bamboo steps or by a rope. You can also climb up by a bamboo pole.
- Ramakrishna Paramahamsa
Nature cannot be commanded except by being obeyed.
- Francis Bacon
Why should we build our happiness on the opinions of others, when we can find it in our own hearts?
- Jean Jacques Rousseau
“Make your offering,” said the Master. “As you make it be pleased in mind. Make your mind completely calm and contented. Focus and fill the offering-mind with the giving. From this secure position you can be free from ill will.”
- Sutta Nipata
If you want to be creative, stay in part a child, with the creativity and invention that characterizes children before they are deformed by adult society.
- Jean Piaget
If there is any planning worth undertaking in human life it is, when one breathes
his last neither should he have any guilt nor dissatisfaction... Despite doing
everything desired, still if he has any kind of remorse or discontent while bidding
goodbye to this world...then what did he do all his life?
- Deep Trivedi
I dream of giving birth to a child who will ask, Mother, what was war?
- Eve Merriam
Either you lead a life which is luxurious on the material level or you lead a luxurious life of God’s blessings - one of the two you have to choose, the time has come…The enjoyment of life is only possible if the world could get connected to the spirit.
- A Spiritual Leader
Common people pray for rain, healthy children and a summer that never ends. It is no matter to them if the high lords play their game of thrones, so long as they are left in peace.
- George R. R. Martin “GRRM”