A living body is not merely an integration of limbs and flesh but it is the abode of the soul which potentially has perfect perception, perfect knowledge, perfect power, and perfect bliss…Have compassion towards all living beings. Hatred leads to destruction. Respect for all living beings is non-violence…
- Vardhaman Mahavira
What most counts is not to live, but to live right.
Good music always defeats bad luck.
- Jack Vance
Unconditioned compassion overcomes all forms of obstacles, doubts, fears and expectations. Unconditioned compassion and loving kindness go beyond all boundaries, not only physical boundaries but also mental ones.
- Trinley Thaye Dorje
Marriage was not the combination of two entities into one; it was instead the creation of a third entity whose sole purpose was to soothe and inspire the two individuals.
- Christian Cantrell
Some of us learn from other people’s mistakes and the rest of us have to be other people.
- Zig Ziglar
In youth, the days are short and the years are long; in old age the years are short and the days are long.
- Nikita Ivanovich Panin
Life is an exciting business, and most exciting when it is lived for others.
- Helen Keller
Pain is inevitable. Suffering is optional.
Lighten up on yourself. No one is perfect. Gently accept your humanness.
- Deborah Day