During last night’s insomnia, as these thoughts came and went between my aching temples, I realised once again, what I had almost forgotten in this recent period of relative calm, that I tread a terribly tenuous, indeed almost non-existent soil spread over a pit full of shadows, whence the powers of darkness emerge at will...
A man of calm is like a shady tree.People who need shelter come to it.
As long as I can concentrate and remain somewhat calm, I can normally do very well.
You are the sky. Everything else – it’s just the weather.
When I’m depressed, I read Caeiro — he’s my fresh air. I become very calm, content, faithful — yes, I find faith in God, and in the soul’s transcendent living smallness, after reading the poems by that ungodly anti-humanist who goes unsurpassed on earth.
Master Yourself and you master your environment! Such is the nature of wisdom.
Communication is not so much about what you say, as what you don’t say.
The hardest thing of all is when pain is hidden behind a mask of calm.
Meditation calms, and soothes the soul. Using meditation techniques to quiet our minds helps us get a handle on what happens to us in our lives. Since our view of our external life is basically a reflection of our inner state of being, slowing down our minds can be a useful tool to become more...
Be still and calm, don’t fear your past but use it for our future..!
He’s calm. Relaxed. He’s not nervous. He’s taking control.
Sixty mile-an-hour winds, over five hours, will raise seas from dead calm to about 19 feet.