✿ "Some changes look negative on the surface but you will soon realize that space is being created in your life for something new to emerge."
✿ “Pleasure is always derived from something outside you, whereas joy arises from within."
✿ “The past has no power over the present moment."
✿ "The greater part of human pain is unnecessary. It is self-created as long as the unobserved mind runs your life."
✿ "Acknowledging the good that you already have in your life is the foundation for all abundance."
✿ "Humanity is now faced with a stark choice: Evolve or die. … If the structures of the human mind remain unchanged, we will always end up re-creating the same world, the same evils, the same dysfunction."
✿ "To love is to recognize yourself in another."
✿ "Awareness is the power that is concealed within the present moment. … The ultimate purpose of human existence, which is to say, your purpose, is to bring that power into this world."
✿ "Life will give you whatever experience is most helpful for the evolution of your consciousness. How do you know this is the experience you need? Because this is the experience you are having at the moment."
✿ "Realize deeply that the present moment is all you have. Make the NOW the primary focus of your life." "Time isn’t precious at all, because it is an illusion. What you perceive as precious is not time but the one point that is out of time: the Now. That is precious indeed. The more you are focused on time—past and future—the more you miss the Now, the most precious thing there is."
✿ "You can only lose something that you have, but you cannot lose something that you are."
✿ "The primary cause of unhappiness is never the situation but your thoughts about it."
✿ "Sometimes letting things go is an act of far greater power than defending or hanging on."
✿ "Accept - then act. Whatever the present moment contains, accept it as if you had chosen it. Always work with it, not against it."
✿ "You find peace not by rearranging the circumstances of your life, but by realizing who you are at the deepest level."
✿ "Whatever the present moment contains, accept it as if you had chosen it."
✿ "Awareness is the greatest agent for change."
✿ "Being spiritual has nothing to do with what you believe and everything to do with your state of consciousness."
✿ "Whatever you fight, you strengthen, and what you resist, persists."
✿ "Life will give you whatever experience is most helpful for the evolution of your consciousness."
✿ "All true artists, whether they know it or not, create from a place of no-mind, from inner stillness."
✿ "Anything that you resent and strongly react to in another is also in you."
✿ "Death is a stripping away of all that is not you. The secret of life is to "die before you die" --- and find that there is no death."
✿ "When you don't cover up the world with words and labels, a sense of the miraculous returns to your life that was lost a long time ago when humanity, instead of using thought, became possessed by thought."
✿ "All the things that truly matter, beauty, love, creativity, joy and inner peace arise from beyond the mind."