God creates out of nothing. Wonderful you say. Yes, to be sure, but he does what is still more wonderful: he makes saints out of sinners.
The person who does not read books has no advantage over the person who cannot read them.
Truth is automatically proved according to the time; there is no need to prove it.
The people who were honored in the Bible were the false prophets. It was the ones we call the prophets who were jailed and driven into the desert.
The problem nowadays is that love is interpreted on a gross level. Just as many people are attracted to the size and glitter of a fake diamond, so are they swayed by false, superficial love. There is no value in either. A real diamond is often quite small, but it is flawless. That is where it's value lies. Real love is like a tiny diamond: it is not flashy and it is without a single flaw. Real love is one hundred percent pure. There is nothing artificial mixed into it. It is clean. There are no ulterior motives in real love.
If you can see and accept that you create your own stress according to how you are responding, you will then see that there is something you need to unlearn as well as learn. The old response needs to be unlearned, and a new response needs to be learned.
Acceptance gives me the experience of being like an angel: never judging, never criticising and never worrying.
All the waste in a year from a nuclear power plant can be stored under a desk.
What we know as 'life' is the analytical realization in the seriality of time of our eternal reality.
True art is characterized by an irresistible urge in the creative artist
If you want to sacrifice the admiration of many men for the criticism of one, go ahead, get married.
A failure is not always a mistake, it may simply be the best one can do under the circumstances. The real mistake is to stop trying.
Have you ever noticed that resistance leads to persistence. And behind all resistance is self-created fear. The only way to relax and stay relaxed is acceptance. You don't have to agree, or follow, or condone, but acceptance means you begin any interaction with a serenity which invites others to engage with you. And out of engagement comes the satisfaction of creative expression and an enriching relationship. That's relaxation in action!
The broad masses of a population are more amenable to the appeal of rhetoric than to any other force.
Children are a wonderful gift. They have an extraordinary capacity to see into the heart of things and to expose sham and humbug for what they are.