It always seems impossible until it’s done.
— Nelson Mandela (via elige)
Be aware and observe the properties of energy that circulate while you are interacting.
— jaymur (via perceiving-change)
If you are unable to find the truth right where you are, where else do you expect to find it?
— Dogen (via lazyyogi)
Always speak the truth, think before you speak, and write it down afterwards.
— Lewis Carroll (via samsaranmusing)
Meditate, meditate, meditate. Then you will find that people suffer for no reason when there is the mine of bliss in everyone’s heart. Then your heart will go out in sympathy and compassion for everybody.
— Swami Brahmananda (via cosmofilius)
Pain is motivation. Regardless of whether it’s physical, mental, or emotional. Pain demands change, one must apply varying degrees of thought to recognize the destination our pain compels us to and make the transition consciously. This is how we relieve ourselves of undesirable experiences.
Murderers! Stop murdering. Everyone will die eventually. Just sit down and be patient.
— Russell Brand (via fu11metal)
There are no norms. All people are exceptions to a rule that doesn’t exist.
— Fernando Pessoa (via fables-of-the-reconstruction)