Sunday, January 15, 2017


"Were I to be the founder of a new sect, I would call them Apiarians, and, after the example of the bee, advise them to extract the honey of every sect."  

- Thomas Jefferson

"This world of ours has everything save and except one thing: peace. And this peace has to start from within. If I have peace of mind, then only can I be of help to you. If you have peace of mind, then only can you be of help to me."
~Sri Chinmoy

"The owner of a cheerful heart will find his joy ever increasing."
~ African Proverb

Education is the kindling of a flame, not the filling of a vessel.
- Socrates

Raise your words, not voice. It is rain that grows flowers, not thunder.
~ Rumi

“God's first language is Silence. Everything else is a translation.”
-Thomas Keating

I learned that every mortal will taste death. But only some will taste life.   ~ Rumi

Sorrow sweeps clean the house so joy may move in.

I saw many humans on whom there were no clothes.
I saw many clothes in which there were no humans.
~ Rumi

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