India is the meeting place of the religions and among these Hinduism alone is by itself a vast and complex thing, not so much a religion as a great diversified and yet subtly unified mass of spiritual thought, realization and aspiration.
A man of the world must seem to be what he wishes to be thought.
It is a fascinating and provocative thought that a body of water deserves to be considered as an organism in its own right.
A man of action, forced into a state of thought, is unhappy until he can get out of it
This sounds like my autobiography, but I thought this would be a good time to sound off about myself, as I think that I have been silent too long about my views and opinions.
Somehow, the conversation mentioned your name. And someone asked if I knew you. Looking away I thought of all the times we had together; Sharing laughter, tears, jokes and tons more. And then, without explanation you were gone. I looked to where they
And I used to assemble the family to hear because I thought that they were so good that even from the point of view of enjoyment people shouldn't miss them, and I got every word of his that I could, and I could see by hard argument there was only the one way for it.
Thought is a key to all treasures; the miser's gains are ours without his cares. Thus I have soared above this world, where my enjoyment have been intellectual joys.
When I was little I always thought I was marked out, special, on the verge of something momentous. I used to tingle with anticipation.
We must somehow get comfortable with the reality of periodic failure. ... Like a trip to the dentist, the thought of occasional reverses may not make us tingle with joyful anticipation, but then again, it's not the end of the world.
Vengeance is not the point; change is.
But the trouble is that in most [people's]
minds the thought of victory and the
thought of punishing the enemy coincide.
Just as all thought, and primarily that of non-signification, signifies something, so there is no art that has no signification.
Discovery consists in seeing what everyone else has seen and thinking what no one else has thought.
Discovery consists of seeing what everybody has seen and thinking what nobody has thought.
When the soul drifts uncertainly between life and the dream, between the mind's disorder and the return to cool reflection, it is in religious thought that we should seek consolation.
“Through space the universe encompasses and swallows me up like an atom; through thought I comprehend the world.”
“Beauty is all about us, but how may are blind! They look at the wonder of this earth and seem to see nothing. People move hectically but give little thought to where they are going. They seek excitement ... as if they were lost and desperate.”
Both in thought and in feeling, even though time be real, to realize the unimportance of time is the gate of wisdom.
It is thought and feeling which guides the universe, not deeds.
In life and business, there are two cardinal sins: The first is to act without thought, and the second is to not act at all.
A single idea / the sudden flash of a thought / may be worth a million dollars.
The chief problem about death, incidentally, is the fear that there may be no afterlife -- a depressing thought, particularly for those who have bothered to shave. Also, there is the fear that there is an afterlife but no one will know where it's being held.
Tolerance and freedom of thought are the veritable antidotes to religious fanaticism
Beauty is all about us, but how may are blind! They look at the wonder of this earth and seem to see nothing. People move hectically but give little thought to where they are going. They seek excitement ... as if they were lost and desperate.
As the evening sky faded from a salmon color to a sort of flint gray, I thought back to the salmon I caught that morning, and how gray he was, and how I named him Flint.