Words do two major things: They provide food for the mind and create light for understanding and awareness.
Everything that irritates us about others can lead us to an understanding of ourselves.
You can only lose something that you have, but you cannot lose something that you are.
There are no mistakes. The events we bring upon ourselves, no matter how unpleasant, are necessary in order to learn what we need to learn; whatever steps we take, they're necessary to reach the places we've chosen to go.
Wisdom tends to grow in proportion to one's awareness of one's ignorance.
These things will destroy the human race: politics without principle, progress without compassion, wealth without work, learning without silence, religion without fearlessness and worship without awareness.
Everything in your life is there as a vehicle for your transformation. Use it!
May our heart's garden of awakening bloom with hundreds of flowers.
Happiness is your nature. It is not wrong to desire it. What is wrong is seeking it outside when it is inside.
I think self-awareness is probably the most important thing towards being a champion.
You don't have to be a 'person of influence' to be influential. In fact, the most influential people in my life are probably not even aware of the things they've taught me.
Who looks outside, dreams; who looks inside, awakes.
Awareness is the greatest agent for change.
Let us not look back in anger, nor forward in fear, but around in awareness.
To become different from what we are, we must have some awareness of what we are.
The truth is that our finest moments are most likely to occur when we are feeling deeply uncomfortable, unhappy, or unfulfilled. For it is only in such moments, propelled by our discomfort, that we are likely to step out of our ruts and start searching for different ways or truer answers.
We shall not cease from exploration, and the end of all our exploring will be to arrive where we started and know the place for the first time.
It is the awareness of unfulfilled desires which gives a nation the feeling that it has a mission and a destiny.
The awareness of our own strength makes us modest.
The first step toward change is awareness. The second step is acceptance.
To be satisfied with a little, is the greatest wisdom; and he that increaseth his riches, increaseth his cares; but a contented mind is a hidden treasure, and trouble findeth it not.
Who in the world am I? Ah, that's the great puzzle.
A tree is a self: it is 'unseen shaping' more than it is leaves or bark, roots or cellulose or fruit ... What this means is that we must address trees as we must address all things, confronting them in the awareness that we are in the presence of numinous mystery.
There is an increasing awareness of the need for some form of global government.
Every human has four endowments - self awareness, conscience, independent will and creative imagination. These give us the ultimate human freedom... The power to choose, to respond, to change.
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