All teachings are mere references. The true experience is living your own life. Then, even the holiest of words are only words.
What can we see, read, acquire, but ourselves. Take the book, my friend, and read your eyes out, you will never find there what I find.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
She laughed for her wasted, difficult life that never had to be wasted or difficult in the first place.
I had a dream about you last night... you were a giant slinky and I watched you fall down the stairs.
Imagination is a quality that was given to man compensate him from whats not. The sense of humor was given to console him from what is.
Do not live in the shadow of the masters for ever. Learn to live in the light of your soul. Life deserves full expression.
I had a dream about you last night. I could fly. I was going to use this power to impress you, but you were too heavy to carry, so I won you over with my personality instead
Never stop just because you feel defeated. The journey to the other side is attainable only after great suffering.
There is something incredibly nostalgic and significant about the annual cascade of autumn leaves.
Joe L. Wheeler
Our lives were just beginning, our favorite moment was right now, our favorite songs were unwritten.
We do not need to eat animals, wear animals, or use animals for entertainment purposes, and our only defense of these uses is our pleasure, amusement, and convenience.
Gary L. Francione
Sometimes we love with nothing more than hope. Sometimes we cry with everything except tears. In the end that’s all there is: love and its duty, sorrow and its truth. In the end that’s all we have - to hold on tight until the dawn
Gregory David Roberts
Each of us is a unique strand in the intricate web of life and here to make a contribution.
I never approve, or disapprove, of anything now. It is an absurd attitude to take towards life.
Do not forget that the value and interest of life is not so much to do conspicuous things...as to do ordinary things with the perception of their enormous value.
Pierre Teilhard de Chardin
Life lived in the absence of the psychedelic experience that primordial shamanism is based on is life trivialized, life denied, life enslaved to the ego.
Life is neither static nor unchanging. With no individuality, there can be no change, no adaptation and, in an inherently changing world, any species unable to adapt is also doomed.