Ovid Quotations

-Chance is always powerful. Let your hook be always cast; in the pool where you least expect it, there will be a fish.

-I can’t live either without you or with you.

-We two form a multitude.

-The silent countenance … Read the rest

Swedish Proverbs

-Love me when I least deserve it, because that’s when I really need it.

-Fear less, hope more; Eat less, chew more; Whine less, breathe more; Talk less, say more; Love more, and all good things will be yours.

-Eyes … Read the rest

Joseph Epstein Quotations

-The acquisition of one sort of ability often makes that of another unlikely, if not impossible … To take the gifts one does have, to concentrate one’s strength upon their development, to disallow distractions – none of these is an … Read the rest


Ask, and it shall be given you;
seek, and ye shall find;
knock, and it shall be opened unto you.
For every one that asketh, receiveth;
and he that seeketh, findeth;
and to him that knocketh it shall be opened.… Read the rest

Bridget Fisher

After 9/11 happened, I was laying with my sister – I remember telling her, ‘I’m so sad. How, how, how am I gonna to make myself happy?’ And I figured it out. It’s by making other people happy. Other people … Read the rest

Richard Wolman

By “spiritual” I do not mean the creedal formulations of any faith tradition, as much as I respect those traditions and as helpful as their insights can be. I mean the ancient and abiding human quest for connectedness with something … Read the rest

Jewish Proverbs

-Ask about your neighbors, then buy the house.

-Don’t live in a town where there are no doctors.

-Make sure to be in with your equals if you’re going to fall out with your superiors.

-Don’t be sweet, lest you … Read the rest

Eckhart Tolle Quotations

-Having access to that formless realm is truly liberating. It frees you from bondage to form and identification with form. It is life in its undifferentiated state prior to its fragmentation into multiplicity. We may call it the Unmanifested, the … Read the rest