Emerson instructed us to “Make your own Bible. Select and collect all the words and sentences that in all your reading have been to you like the blast of truimpth out of Shakespeare, Seneca, Moses, John and Paul.”
The hardest thing in the world is to assume the mood of a warrior. It is of no use to be sad and complain and feel justified in doing so, believing that someone is always doing something it us. Nobody is doing anything to anybody, much less to a warrior.
~ Carlos Castaneda Quotes from Journey to Ixtlan
The greatest achievement was at first and for a time a dream. The oak sleeps in the acorn; the bird waits in the egg; and in the highest vision of the soul a waking angel stirs. Dreams are the seedlings of realities.
Philosophy is good advice, and no one gives good advice at the top of his lungs.
What we fear doing most is usually what we most need to do.
~ Timothy Ferriss Quotes from The 4-Hour Workweek
Strive to still your thoughts. Make your mind one-pointed in meditation.