Daily Quote Archives

May 2024
  1. May 01 It is far more important to look at the past as memory, and this we don't know how to do.
  2. May 02 One must be free of all the things that thought has invented about that which is considered religious.
  3. May 03 The power to create illusion is vastly more significant to understand than to understand reality.
  4. May 04 It is an extraordinarily dull mind that wants excitement, and goes outside itself to get it.
  5. May 05 We never seem to have a feeling for all living things on the earth.
  6. May 06 All compulsion, however subtle, is the outcome of ignorance; it is born of the desire for reward or the fear of punishment.
  7. May 07 To walk alone, unimpeded by thought, by the trail of our desires, is to go beyond the reaches of the mind.
  8. May 08 To escape collectively is the highest form of security.
  9. May 09 Belief implies accepting as true what we don't know.
  10. May 10 Freedom cannot be given; freedom is something that comes into being when you do not seek it;
  11. May 11 Every thought, every feeling, every action is conforming, conditioned, influenced.
  12. May 12 With love, there is no past. Love, and time is not.
  13. May 13 To control thought-feeling for a greater reward, for a greater result, is to make it petty, ignorant and sorrowful.
  14. May 14 Meditation is wandering away from this world; one has to be a total outsider.
  15. May 15 Are you aware, not theoretically but actually, that you are in conflict?
  16. May 16 Is death merely the ending of the physical organism?
  17. May 17 Every argument and gesture is the continuity of despair, sorrow and confusion. There is no end to it.
  18. May 18 Thought, however clever, however wide, however well-informed, is limited.
  19. May 19 Reason must exhaust itself, not by retreating, but through integral comprehension and love of life.
  20. May 20 Is silence to be cultivated, carefully nurtured and strengthened? And who is the cultivator? Is he different from the totality of your being?
  21. May 21 Intelligence does not offer shelter from the struggles and turmoils of life, nor does it give comfort; it only creates understanding.
  22. May 22 We live in a world of our own making.
  23. May 23 Where there is no anonymity there is violence, in all its different forms.
  24. May 24 Our difficulty is to make the mind revolve slowly so that each thought-feeling can be followed and understood.
  25. May 25 The relationship between what one is and what one desires to be causes fear.
  26. May 26 In spite of your emphatic denial of the need of a guru, are you not yourself a guru?
  27. May 27 We need tremendous energy to bring about a psychological change in ourselves as human beings, because we have lived far too long in a world of make-belief, in a world of brutality, violence, despair, anxiety.
  28. May 28 The poison and corruption begin when you look to one person as your authority, your guide, your saviour.
  29. May 29 That which is real will be known when the various forms of illusions have ceased.