Favorite New Age Quotes from Metaphysical, Spiritual, and Creative Minds
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Question Authority! Think For YourselfF! Before It Becomes IllegalL!" .....yours truely
"The purpose of our lives is to give birth to the best which is within us
To laugh often and much, To win the respect of intelligent people, And the affection of children, To earn the appreciation of honest critics And endure the betrayal of false friends, To appreciate beauty, To find the best in others, To leave the world a bit better, Whether by a healthy child, a garden patch, Or a redeemed social condition, To know that even one life has breathed Better because you have lived. This is to have succeeded.
"We come to love not by finding a perfect person but by learning to see an imperfect person perfectly." ...Anonymous
You cannot depend on your eyes when your imagination is out of focus. -- Mark Twain
I shut my eyes in order to see.... Paul Gauguin
The position of the artist is humble. He is essentially a channel.
Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep. .
Each painting has its own way of evolving...When the painting is finished, the subject reveals itself. ....William Baziotes
You see things; and you say, 'Why?' But I dream things that never were; and I say, "Why not?"
A life spent making mistakes is not only more honorable, but more useful than a life spent doing nothing. ...George Bernard Shaw
Imagination is the beginning of creation. You imagine what you desire, you will what you imagine and at last you create what you will. ....George Bernard Shaw
Go confidently in the direction of your dreams. Live the life you have imagined ....Henry David Thoreau
Imagination is more important than knowledge ...Albert Einstein
The creation of something new is not accomplished by the intellect but by the play instinct acting from inner necessity. The creative mind plays with the objects it loves. .....Carl Jung
Everything you can imagine is real. ....Pablo Picasso
"I believe in the spirit of innocence,
Most of all, I believe in the Power of Love and that in the end it will heal us all."... Unknown
"What you are is what you have been, and what you will be is what you do now."-Buddha
"The snow goose need not bathe to make itself white. Neither need you do anything but be yourself." -- Lao Tzu
"Good friends are like stars....you don't always see them but you know they are always there."
"Your work is to discover your world
Nothing is at last sacred but the integrity of your own mind.
Dignity consists not in possessing honors, but in the consciousness that we deserve them. ~Aristotle
As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words, but to live by them.
Do not be too moral. You may cheat yourself out of much life. So aim above morality. Be not simply good; be good for something. ~Henry David Thoreau
Don't try to be different. Just be good. To be good is different enough. ~Arthur Freed
Are right and wrong convertible terms, dependant upon popular opinion? ~William Lloyd Garrison
The measure of a man's real character is what he would do if he knew he never would be found out. ~Thomas Babington Macaulay
The right to do something does not mean that doing it is right.
"To be upset over what you don't have is to waste what you do have."
"It’s okay to lust for the future and treasure the past but remember, being in the moment is a gift, that’s why they call it the present." ---Lee Siber
"What we see depends mainly on what we look for." --John Lubbock
The basic fact is that humanity survives through kindness, love and compassion. That human beings can develop these qualities is their real
Words have the power to both destroy and heal. When words are both true and kind, they can change our world. --Buddha
You have a very powerful mind that can make anything happen as long as you keep yourself centered.
Our imagination is the only limit to what we can hope to have in the future.....
The painting has a life of its own. I try to let it come through. You are your own painting.....Jackson Pollock
What we play is life.
Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once he grows up... Pablo Picasso
There are painters who transform the sun to a yellow spot, but there are others who with the help of their art
Imagination is so intense that it creates a new reality, and it makes things happen.…..Anonymous
Don’t go through life, grow through life....Eric Butterworth
Life is not measured by the number of breaths we take, but by the moments that take our breath away .…George Carlin
"It is time to trust that small voice within, coming from the person we really are.It is time to look within and to uncover all that has been blocking us from our truth ....Unknown
Creativity is...seeing something that doesn't exist already. You need to find out how you can bring it into being….. Michele Shea
"I was once asked why I don't participate in anti-war demonstrations. I said that I will never do that, but as
"When I am hungry, give me someone that I can feed.
In the stillness of your own Presence, you can feel your own formless and timeless reality as the un manifested life that animates your physical form. .... Eckhart Tolle
"My religion is simple, my religion is kindness."
Your work is to discover your work and then with all your heart to give yourself to it."--Buddha
"Could a greater miracle take place than for us to look through each other's eyes for an instant?"
"When one door closes, another opens. But we often look so regretfully upon the closed door that we don't see the one that has opened for us."
Do not believe in anything simply because you have heard it. Do not believe in anything simply because it is spoken and rumored by many. Do not believe in anything simply because it is found written in your religious books. Do not believe in anything merely on the authority of your teachers and elders. Do not believe in traditions because they have been handed down for many generations. But after observation and analysis, when you find that anything agrees with reason and is conducive to the good and benefit of one and all, then accept it and live up to it. ~Buddha
Wisdom is knowing what to do next; virtue is doing it.
Selfishness is not living as one wishes to live, it is asking others to live as one wishes to live.
One does evil enough when one does nothing good. ~German Proverb
Character is higher than intellect. ~Ralph Waldo Emerson