If you know what you are going to write when you're writing a poem, it's going to be average.
- Derek Walcott
Any caterpillar who tried to “know himself” would never become a butterfly.
- Andre Gide
We catch frightful glimpses of ourselves in the hostile eyes of others.
- Mignon McLaughlin
Physical birth takes place because of parents, but spiritual birth by sacred soul.
- Jesus Christ
Life is a festival only to the wise.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson
That happiness which comes after misery is all the more enjoyable; it is to one scorched in the sun that the shade of the tree gives exceptional relief.
There may be a great fire in our hearts, yet no one ever comes to warm himself at it, and the passers-by see only a wisp of smoke.
- Vincent van Gogh
The day you surely find yourself capable of doing and achieving, what any
person dead or alive in this world could, understand your human birth has been
- Deep Trivedi
Spiritual sex, then, combines how you express your love with the intentions or blessings you bring to your partnership.
- Alexandra Katehakis
Freedom is not an individual effort.
Yours comes only when you grant others theirs
- Sergio Aragonés