Love can never possess. Love is giving freedom to the other. Love is an unconditional gift, it is not a bargain.
Unless you are in contact with a living Buddha, you will never believe that YOU can become a Buddha.
What is evil? - Whatever springs from weakness.
Well being is a condition one has to groom, a condition one has to become aquainted with in order to seek it.
A man goes to knowledge as he goes to war: wide-awake, with fear, with respect, and with absolute assurance. Going to knowledge or going to war in any other manner is a mistake, and whoever makes it might never live to regret it.
Three things cannot be long hidden: the sun, the moon, and the truth.
Whenever you are angry, be assured that it is not only a present evil, but that you have increased a habit.
The mind has skill, but it has no intelligence; it has a functional utility, but it has no awareness. It is a robot.
Freedom is the will to be responsible to ourselves.
I am driven out of fatherlands and motherlands. Thus I now love only my children's land, yet undiscovered, in the farthest sea; for this I bid my sails search and search.
In life's school of wars, that which does not kill me, makes me stronger.
There's no emptiness in the life of a warrior. Everything is filled to the brim. Everything is filled to the brim, and everything is equal.
Only the idea of death makes a warrior sufficiently detached so that he is capable of abandoning himself to anything. He knows his death is stalking him and won't give him time to cling to anything so he tries, without craving, all of everything.
Generating anger is like drinking poison and waiting for someone else to die.
To conquer oneself is a greater task than conquering others.
Dancing in all its forms cannot be excluded from the curriculum of all noble education; dancing with the feet,with ideas, with words, and, need I add that one must also be able to dance with the pen?
Convictions are more dangerous enemies of truth than lies.
The third point of reference is freedom of perception; it is intent; it is spirit; the somersault of thought into the miraculous; the act of reaching beyond our boundaries and touching the inconceivable.
Do not believe in anything simply because you have heard it. Do not believe in anything simply because it is spoken and rumored by many. Do not believe in anything simply because it is found written in your religious books. Do not believe in anything merely on the authority of your teachers and elders. Do not believe in traditions because they have been handed down for many generations. But after observation and analysis, when you find that anything agrees with reason and is conducive to the good and benefit of one and all, then accept it and live up to it.
Honesty is absolutely vital on the path of awakening .
As we ascend in love, we are called to live and express that love in every way that we can.
Love is the door, it is irrelevant with whom you have fallen in love. Love redeems, neither Jesus, nor Krishna. Love redeems.
We are divine beings having a human experience.
You have to search for your own path; each one has to search for his own path.
Heart doesn't know what doubt is, heart doesn't know what BELIEVE is - heart simply knows trust.