Love… it surrounds every being and extends slowly to embrace all that shall be.
Anger is the most impotent of passions. It effects nothing it goes about, and hurts the one who is possessed by it more than the one against whom it is directed.
Sometime they’ll give a war and nobody will come.
Ever has it been that love knows not its own depth until the hour of separation.
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.
Zen does not confuse spirituality with thinking about God while one is peeling potatoes. Zen spirituality is just to peel the potatoes.
Advance, and never halt, for advancing is perfection. Advance and do not fear the thorns in the path, for they draw only corrupt blood.
A baby is God’s opinion that life should go on.
Safeguarding the rights of others is the most noble and beautiful end of a human being.
It is the emergence of mass media which makes possible the use of propaganda techniques on a societal scale.