I have realized that the past and future are real illusions, that they exist in the present, which is what there is and all there is.
I owe my solitude to other people.
Never pretend to a love which you do not actually feel, for love is not ours to command.
Things are as they are. Looking out into it the universe at night, we make no comparisons between right and wrong stars, nor between well and badly arranged constellations.
Trying to define yourself is like trying to bite your own teeth.
We cannot be more sensitive to pleasure without being more sensitive to pain.
The ego is nothing other than the focus of conscious attention.
You don't look out there for God, something in the sky, you look in you.
To have faith is to trust yourself to the water. When you swim you don't grab hold of the water, because if you do you will sink and drown. Instead you relax, and float.
The only way to make sense out of change is to plunge into it, move with it, and join the dance.
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