Whereas what man can learn about the world through his senses and through the intellect which relies upon sense-observation may be called ‘anthropology,’ what the spiritual man within us can know may be called ‘anthroposophy.’
Do not say, ‘It is morning,’ and dismiss it with a name of yesterday. See it for the first time as a newborn child that has no name.
I slept and dreamt that life was joy. I awoke and saw that life was service. I acted and behold, service was joy.
Love does not claim possession, but gives freedom.
Faith is the bird that feels the light when the dawn is still dark.
Death is not extinguishing the light; it is only putting out the lamp because the dawn has come.
If Monsieur X spent an eternity studying treatises on optics, he would never paint ‘La Grande Jatte.’
Age considers; youth ventures.
We live in the world when we love it.
Indifference may not wreck a man’s life at any one turn, but it will destroy him with a kind of dry-rot in the long run.