Through true devotional worship, they are attuned to Truth; at the True Door, they are found to be true. Blessed is their coming into being; they redeem all their ancestors.
- Sri Guru Granth Sahib
The one who accepts defeat, before he is defeated or gives up before death,
how can he be considered alive?
- Deep Trivedi
Attachment is the great fabricator of illusions; reality can be obtained only by someone who is detached.
- Simone Weil
In the end you don't so much find yourself as you find someone who knows who you are.
- Robert Brault
You can get all A's and still flunk life.
- Walker Percy
Let us not look back in anger, nor forward in fear, but around in awareness.
- James Thurber
When I lay my head on the pillow at night I can say I was a decent person today. That's when I feel beautiful.
- Drew Barrymore
By the grace of wisdom and purity of mind, He can be seen indivisible, in the silence of contemplation. This invisible atman can be seen by the mind wherein the five senses are resting.
Experience teaches us that it is much easier to prevent an enemy from posting themselves than it is to dislodge them after they have got possession.
- George Washington
To be brave is to love someone unconditionally, without expecting anything in return. To just give, that takes courage because we don't want to fall on our faces or leave ourselves open to hurt.