We must accept finite disappointment, but never lose infinite hope.
Martin Luther King Jr.
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It really boils down to this: that all life is interrelated. We are all caught in an inescapable network of mutuality, tied in a single garment of destiny. Whatever affects one directly, affects all indirectly.
Every man must decide whether he will walk in the light of creative altruism or in the darkness of destructive selfishness.
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A woman’s heart must be of such a size and no larger, else it must be pressed small, like Chinese feet; her happiness is to be made as cakes are, by a fixed receipt.
I see my path, but I don’t know where it leads. Not knowing where I’m going is what inspires me to travel it.
You don’t learn to hold your own in the world by standing on guard, but by attacking and getting well hammered yourself.
I never thought much of the courage of a lion tamer. Inside the cage he is at least safe from people.
The mind is never satisfied with the objects immediately before it, but is always breaking away from the present moment, and losing itself in schemes of future felicity. The natural flights of the human mind are not from pleasure to pleasure, but from hope to hope.
Nobody can write the life of a man but those who have eat and drunk and lived in social intercourse with him.
Meditation is the dissolution of thoughts in Eternal awareness or Pure consciousness without objectification, knowing without thinking, merging finitude in infinity.
Books are delightful society. If you go into a room and find it full of books – even without taking them from the shelves they seem to speak to you, to bid you welcome.