Only a fool makes threats, and only another fool feels threatened.
We are all different, and should do what we can do te remain so.
There are two gods. The god our teachers teach us about, and the God who teaches us. The god about whom people usually talk, and the God who talks to us. The god we learn to fear, and the God who speaks to us of mercy. The god who is somewhere up on high, and the God who is here in our daily lives.
The universe always helps us fight for our dreams, no matter how foolish they may be.
Do not ask yourself if your love is big enough, because love is neither big nor small, it is simply love.
I always was a rich person because money's not related to happiness.
Life was always a matter of waiting for the right moment to act. Paulo Coelh
I made some mistakes, but I wasnâ€™t a coward. I lived my life and did what I had to do.
Still, being fragile creatures, humans always try to hide from themselves the certainty that they will die. They do not see that it is death itself that motivates them to do the best things in their lives. They are afraid to step into the dark, afraid of the unknown, and their only way of conquering
Warriors always have a certain gleam in their eyes.
This is the present moment. Learn how to gobble it up without fear or guilt.
Elegance is achieved when all that is superfluous has been discarded and the human being discovers simplicity and concentration: the simpler and more sober the posture, the more beautiful it will be.
Writers are lampposts and critics are dogs. Ask lampposts what they think about dogs. Does the dog hurt the lamppost?
Love is, after all, a curse of suffering.
I read the Bible and know little of its history, but the human beings who wrote it were instruments of Divine Power, and Jesus forged a far stronger bond than the ten commandments: love. Birds and monkeys, or any of God's creatures, obey their instincts and merely do what they're programmed to do. I
Every scar has a life of its own and a space in my heart.
The wise are wise only because they love. The fool are fools only because they think they can understand love.
making a decision was only the beginning of things. When someone makes a decision, he is really diving into a strong current that will carry him to places he had never dreamed of when he first made the decision.
In order not to suffer, you had to renounce love.
I love you like a river that understands that it must learn to flow differently over waterfalls and to rest in the shallows. I love you because we are all born in the same place, at the same source, which keeps us provided with a constant supply of water. And so, when we feel weak, all we have to do
... keep practicing. After a great deal of practice, we no longer think about all the necessary movements we must make; they become part of our existence. Before reaching that stage, however, you must practice and repeat. And if that's not enough, you must practice and repeat some more.
In the long run what people think about shepherds and bakers becomes more important for them than their own destinies.
You must be the person you have never had the courage to be.
People are all crazy... but the craziest are the ones who never allow themselves to be crazy.
And he never judges someone else's suffering.
God hides the fires of hell within paradise.
People learn, early in their lives, what is their reason for being. Maybe that's why they give up on it so early, too.
The warrior of Light perseveres in his desire, but knows he must wait for the best moment.
Then she opened her eyes, Veronika did not think 'this must be heaven'. Heaven would never use a fluorescent tube to light a room, and the pain - which started a fraction of a second later - was typical of the Earth. Ah, that Earth pain - unique, unmistakable.
Emotions are wild horses. It is not explanations that carry us forward, but our will to go on.