The greatest sin is to be unconscious.
Even a happy life cannot be without a measure of darkness.
If our religion is based on salvation, our chief emotions will be fear and trembling. If our religion is based on wonder, our chief emotion will be gratitude.
Sensation tell us a thing is. Thinking tell us what it is this thing is. Feeling tells us what this thing is to us.
The privilege of a lifetime is to become who you truly are.
Only a life lived in a certain spirit is worth living. It is a remarkable fact that a life lived entirely from the ego is dull not only for the person himself but for all concerned.
In actual life it requires the greatest discipline to be simple, and the acceptance of oneself is the essence of the moral problem and the epitome of a whole outlook upon life.
The primary cause of unhappiness in the world today is… lack of faith.
Explore daily the will of God.
The more veiled becomes the outside world, steadily losing in colour, tone and passions, the more urgently the inner world calls us
When goals go, meaning goes. When meaning goes, purpose goes. When purpose goes, life goes dead on our hands.
When one is not understood one should as a rule lower one’s voice, because when one really speaks loudly enough and is not heard, it is because people do not want to hear. One had better begin to mutter to oneself, then they get curious.