Rudyard Kipling said, “Words are, of course, the most powerful drug used by mankind.”
I could not agree more.
Here a few choice ones that feed my addiction.
are not a race, an exam, or a series of skill testing questions
that permit you to proceed.
Your every breath
fuels your expansion into
more sacred desires.
Carry your dream like that dream wants to be carried.
Like a precious golden egg, an incredible torch, or the very cure itself.
Whisper to it. Strap it to your back with your water supplies and climb, running. Put it on the parade float and hear people applaud.
Feed if really good food. Don’t tell a soul.
It’s a great privilege to dream,
every imagining being attended to by stars.
And then to make the motion and mudras that
turn light into matter–
well, there is nothing brighter than
the place where heaven meets the earth.”
“Science investigates; religion interprets. Science gives man knowledge, which is power; religion gives man wisdom, which is control. Science deals mainly with facts; religion deals mainly with values. The two are not rivals.”
“Life’s most persistent and urgent question is, ‘What are you doing for others?'”
“The first question which the priest and the Levite asked was: ‘If I stop to help this man, what will happen to me?’ But… the good Samaritan reversed the question: ‘If I do not stop to help this man, what will happen to him?'”
“the area dividing the brain and the soul is affected in many ways by
some lose all mind and become soul: insane.
some lose all soul and become mind: intellectual.
some lose both and become:
“Service is the rent we pay for being. It is the very purpose of life, and not something you do in your spare time.”
“Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate; only love can do that.”
“If you want light to come into your life, you need to stand where it is shining.”
“You have to do your own growing, no matter how tall your grandfather was.”
“There are far, far better things ahead than any we leave behind.”
“Whether one believes in a religion or not, and whether one believes in rebirth or not, there isn’t anyone who doesn’t appreciate kindness and compassion.”
“A comfort zone is a beautiful place, but nothing ever grows there.”
“Whatever the question, women are part of the answer.”
“If you retain nothing else, always remember the most important rule of beauty which is: who cares?”
“I always wonder why birds stay in the same place when the can fly anywhere on the earth. Then I ask myself the same question.” – HarunYahya
“We rise by lifting others.”
“People generally see what they look for, and hear what they listen for.”
-To Kill a Mockingbird