Tag Archives: spiritual

“The magician, having drawn his circle, is here shown invoking the various elemental beings, who are emerging from their respective haunts. From the earth come gnomes, from the water undines, from the fire salamanders, and from the air sylphs. A strange wraith-like demon also answers the magician’s call.”

- Manly P. Hall – The Secret Teachings of All Ages.

“Sensual gratification without a spiritual union is and remains bestial; afterwards, one has no trace of noble feeling, but rather remorse.”

- Beethoven

“Patience is not sitting, and waiting.. it is foreseeing. It is looking at the thorn and seeing the rose, looking at the night and seeing the day. Lovers are patient and know that the moon needs time to become full.”
— Shams Tabrizi

You are not IN the universe, you ARE the universe, an intrinsic part of it. Ultimately you are not a person, but a focal point where the universe is becoming conscious of itself. What an amazing miracle.

— Eckhart Tolle

Just let things be in their own way and there will be neither coming nor going.

— Seng-Tsan, third Zen patriarch

“If you come to feel that everything is useless because it is empty, you are mistaking emptiness for nihilism.”

The Dalai Lama, How to Practice

“No one wishes to be ‘rescued’ with someone else’s beliefs. Remember your task is not to convert anyone to anything, but to help the person in front of you get in touch with his or her own strength, confidence, faith, and spirituality, whatever that might be.”

— The Tibetan Book of Living And Dying

“Go inwards. Find your inner space, and suddenly, you will find an explosion of light, of beauty, of ecstasy -as if suddenly thousands of roses have blossomed within you and you are full of their fragrance.”

— Osho

“The old appeals to racial sexual, religious, chauvinism and to rabid nationalist fervor are beginning not to work. A new consciousness is developing which sees the earth as a single organism and recognizes that an organism at war with itself is doomed. We are one planet.”

Carl Sagan