When you meditate, what you actually do is to enter into a calm or still, silent mind. We have to be fully aware of the arrival and attack of thoughts.
That is to say, we shall not allow any thought, divine or undivine, good or bad, to enter into our mind. Our mind should be absolutely silent. Then
we have to go deep within; there we have to observe our real existence
How do you meditate? You meditate with an inner cry. There should be an inner cry here, in the heart. The outer cry is ego-centred; it wants name and fame. ... While you are feeling this inner cry, you try to make the mind absolutely calm and quiet. If a thought enters your mind, you try to reject it. Consider this thought as a fly. When a fly comes to land on your arm, you don't allow the fly to remain; you just wave your hand and it goes away
Meditation upon the unknown Thought He thought was real meditation. No, meditation is not and cannot be On any thought. Meditation is a
conscious withdrawal From the thought-world. Meditation is the place Where Reality, Divinity and Immortality Can each claim their own Perennial
I always thought I should be treated like a star
No people in history have ever survived who thought they could protect their freedom by making themselves inoffensive to their enemies
I know it is more agreeable to walk upon carpets than to lie upon dungeon floors, I know it is pleasant to have all the comforts and luxuries of
civilization; but he who cares only for these things is worth no more than a butterfly, contented and thoughtless, upon a morning flower; and who
ever thought of rearing a tombstone to a last summer's butterfly?
Uncompromising thought is the luxury of the closeted recluse.
We read on the foreheads of those who are surrounded by a foolish LUXURY, that fortune sells what she is thought to give
If thou must love me, let it be for nought Except for love's
sake only. Do not say, I love her for her smile . . . her look . . . her way
Of speaking gently . . . for a trick of thought That falls in well with
mine, and, certes, brought A sense of pleasant ease on such a day-
For these things in themselves, Beloved, may be changed, or change
for thee- and love so wrought, May be unwrought so.
You have powers you never dreamed of. You can do things you never thought you could do. There are no limitations in what you can do except the limitations of your own mind
It is a far, far better thing to have a firm anchor in nonsense than to put on the troubled seas of thought.
There is no subject on which more dangerous nonsense is talked and thought than marriage.
It is a far, far better thing to have a firm anchor in nonsense than to put out on the troubled sea of thought.
I made mistakes in drama. I thought drama was when actors cried. But drama is when the audience cries.
We wouldn't worry nearly as much about what others thought of us if we recognize how seldom they do.
A person of definite character and purpose who comprehends our way of thought is sure to exert power over us. He cannot altogether be resisted; because, if he understands us, he can make us understand him, through the word, the look, or other symbol.
Thought allied fearlessly to purpose becomes creative force.
When you were looking for the big fight, the moment that you thought i would knock everything over, nothing much happened at all
Five years ago, we thought of the Web as a new medium, not a new economy.
The task of a university is the creation of the future, so far as rational thought and civilized modes of appreciation can affect the issue
The task of a university is the creation of the future, so far as rational thought and civilized modes of appreciation can affect the issue.
It takes more courage to reveal insecurities than to hide them, more strength to relate to people than to dominate them, more 'manhood' to abide by thought-out principles rather than blind reflex. Toughness is in the soul and spirit, not in muscles and an immature mind.
Literature is the thought of thinking Souls.
I have often thought that if a rational Fascist dictatorship were to exist, then it would choose the American system.
True charity is the desire to be useful to others without thought of recompense