I am not a self-help writer. I am a self-problem writer. When people read my books, I provoke some things. I cannot justify my work. I do my work; it is up to them to classify it, to judge.
You're mistaken, Father. You were in paradise, but you didn't recognize it. It's the same with most people in this world; they seek suffering in the most joyous of places because they think they are unworthy of happiness.
The only way to save our dreams is by being generous with ourselves.
She wasn't a victim of fate, she was running her own risks, pushing beyond her own limits, experiencing things which, one day, in the silence of her heart, in the tedium of old age, she would remember almost with nostalgia - however absurd that might seem.
It's better to live cherishing a dream than face the possibilty that it might all come to nothing.
At some point, we have each said through our tears, â€œIâ€™m suffering for a love thatâ€™s not worth it.â€ We suffer because we feel we are giving more than we receive. We suffer because our love is going unrecognized. We suffer because we are unable to impose our own rules. But ultimately there is
A Warrior never accepts what is unacceptable.
Each human being has been granted a virtue: the capacity to choose. For he who does not use this virtue, it becomes a curse - and others will always choose for him.
All life battles teach us something, even those we lose
We are responsible for the Universe because we are the Universe.
The soil needs the seed and the seed needs the soil. The one only has meaning with the other. It is the same thing with human beings. When male knowledge joins with female transformation, then the great magical union is created, and its name is wisdom. Wisdom means both to know and to transform.
I am a Catholic because I choose to be a Catholic. And then I go to the Mass because I choose. It is out of my free will.
Now that she had nothing to lose, she was free.
The third indication that our dreams are dead is peace.
Some books make us dream, others bring us face to face with reality, but what matters most to the author is the honesty with which a book is written.
If only we could be enlightened enough to be able to listen in the silence.
It's daylight, the sky is cloudy, and human beings believe that beyond the clouds lives an all-powerful God, guiding the fate of men. Meanwhile, look at your son, look at your feet, listen to the sounds around you: down here is the Mother, so much closer, bringing joy to children and energy to those
Every moment in life is an act of faith
I needed to choose between the one thing that really filled m thoughts-my love for that woman-and losing my freedom and all the choices that the future promised me. To be honest, the decision was easy. -Lukas Jessen-Petersen
Faith parries all blows. Faith transforms poison into crystalline water.
I only write to understand myself better... I don't try to show how intelligent or how cultivated I am, I just try to share my soul. Sharing is part of life.
I don't want to change anything, because I don't know how to deal with change.
Only children believe they're capable of everything. They're trusting and fearless; they believe in their own power and get exactly what they want. When children grow up, they start to realize that they're not as powerful as they thought and that they need other people in order survive. Then the chi
Fear of failure leads to failure.
I never say I am a guru.
We will always meet rivals in everything we do, but the most dangerous are those we believe to be our friends.
Love gives us the strength to perform impossible tasks.
When you find your way you cannot be scared. You need to be brave enough to take wrong steps. The deceptions, failures, lack of enthusiasm, are tools that God places in our way to reveal the path.
Stop thinking about life and choose to live it
The path to wisdom is not being afraid to make mistakes.