For thousands of years humans were oppressed— as some of us still are— by the notion that the universe is a marionette whose strings are pulled by a god or gods, unseen and inscrutable. Then, 2,500 years ago, there was a glorious awakening in Ionia: on Samos and the other nearby Greek colonies that grew...
When your heart knows the truth, it never forgets.
In truth we have loved; yet how many of our loves have been true?
The truth is, immigrants tend to be more American than people born here.
In our quest for happiness many times we evade the truth and remain unhappy. The truth lies within our hearts, regarding faith, family and inner peace. To love yourself is the largest truth you’ll ever have. It’s there where happiness begins.
Yeah, it didn’t work like that because lies cannot protect
Oh, what a tangled web we weave…when first we practice to deceive.
Truth often sacrificed for the sake of stability and peace.
The choices she’s made have left her without choice.
[T]hat all seekers of knowledge should use the identical language to think and to read and write is not a development to which humanity can remain indifferent. Reality is constructed by languages, and the existence of a variety of languages means the existence of a variety of realities, a variety of truths. Understanding the multifaceted...
To fall in love is easy,but forgetting is required to be crazy.
Aus Lügen, die wir glauben, werden Wahrheiten, mit denen wir leben.
Our true world is not the earth but the god; He who live in god’s heart is in home
Time is precious, but truth is more precious than time.
A lie can travel half way around the world while the truth is putting on its shoes.
Life has two choices: create or destruct. These choices are the backbone for all, within oneself and outside oneself. Too many ways of thinking are described by too many people that have no idea. If you’re attached to your ways then detach, so you can change. Use this detachment in your writing, relationships, and understanding...
A handwritten letter carries a lot of risk. It’s a one-sided conversation that reveals the truth of the writer. Furthermore, the writer is not there to see the reaction of the person he writes to, so there’s a great unknown to the process that requires a leap of faith. The writer has to choose the...
The fact is, there is no foundation, no secure ground, upon which people may stand today if it isn’t the family. If you don’t have the support and love and caring and concern that you get from a family, you don’t have much at all. Love is so supremely important. As our great poet Auden...
A thought is harmless unless we believe it. It’s not our thoughts, but our attachment to our thoughts, that causes suffering. Attaching to a thought means believing that it’s true, without inquiring. A belief is a thought that we’ve been attaching to, often for years.