The jiva or living being is endowed with ego and his knowledge is limited, whereas Ishwar is without ego and is omniscient.
- Adi Shankara
To find out what one is fitted to do and to secure an opportunity to do it, is the key to happiness.
- John Dewey
If we sincerely want to become a liberated person, then we have to be willing to be independent in a world where so few truly think for themselves.
- Andrew Cohen
Words have the power to both destroy and heal. When words are both true and kind, they can change our world.
- Gautama Buddha
Not everyone who drinks is a poet. Some of us drink because we're not poets.
- Dudley Moore
It is easy to talk on religion, but difficult to practice it.
- Ramakrishna Paramahamsa
We must be free not because we claim freedom, but because we practice it.
- William Faulkner
Freedom is that instant between when someone tells you to do something and when you decide how to respond.
- Jeffrey T. Borenstein
Question is, why did the truly "intelligent" people distance themselves from
the great personalities like Krishna, Jesus and Buddha? Because, in order to
strengthen their individual businesses, religious gurus associated miracles with
them. Now, an intelligent person may agree with anything but can never accept
- Deep Trivedi
Life is only the present. And in the present, neither there is room for memories of
the past nor worries of the future. The root cause of all the miseries of life is the
effort to accommodate the past or future in the present.
- Deep Trivedi