One human life is deeper than the ocean. Strange fishes and sea-monsters and mighty plants live in the rock-bed of our spirits. The whole [...]
Only those who truly love and who are truly strong can sustain their lives as a dream. You dwell in your own enchantment. Life throws [...]
The law is simple. Every experience is repeated or suffered till you experience it properly and fully the first time.
The most authentic thing about us is our capacity to create, to overcome, to endure, to transform, to love and to be greater than our suffering.
The magician and the politician have much in common: they both have to draw our attention away from what they are really doing.
Stories can conquer fear, you know. They can make the heart bigger.
Never again will we stand On the threshold of a new age. We that are here now are touched In some mysterious way With [...]
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