One who is able to withdraw his senses from sense objects, as the tortoise draws his limbs within the shell, is to be understood as truly situated in knowledge.
- Srimad Bhagavad Gita
Thirsty for attention is a cry of loneliness.
- Toba Beta
Why should we build our happiness on the opinions of others, when we can find it in our own hearts?
- Jean Jacques Rousseau
We should all be concerned about the future because we will have to spend the rest of our lives there.
- Charles F. Kettering
Just because you are happy it does not mean that the day is perfect but that you have looked beyond its imperfections.
- Bob Marley
I think I've discovered the secret of life -- you just hang around until you get used to it.
- Charles M. Schulz
We hear only our own voices, still echoes returning to our emptiness.
- Dejan Stojanović
Live in the world like a waterfowl. The water clings to the bird, but the bird shakes it off. Live in the world like a mudfish. The fish lives in the mud, but its skin is always bright and shiny.
- Ramakrishna Paramahamsa
Excuses are the nails used to build a house of failure.
- Bill Rechin
Vacuity, tranquillity, mellowness, quietness and taking no action characterise things of the universe at peace and represent the ultimate Tao and virtue. Therefore abide in them.