Quotes of Wisdom: Buddha on Truth

The Truth is not arbitrary or a matter of opinion, but can be investigated, ?and those who earnestly search for the Truth will find It. The Truth is? hidden to the blind, but he who has the mental eye sees the Truth. ~ Buddha Related posts: Christmas Message From The Buddha [Read Entire Story]

Quotes of Wisdom: An Unknown Monk on Changing the Self

When I was a young man, I wanted to change the world. I found it was difficult to change the world, so I tried to change my nation. When I found I couldn’t change the nation, I began to focus on my town. I couldn’t change the town and as an older man, I tried … Related posts: Quotes of Wisdom: Alice Bailey on the Importance of Wisdom Quotes of Wisdom: Erich Fromm on the Self-Awareness of Man Quotes of Wisdom: Krishnamurti and Seneca on the Wisdom of Learning How to Die 2012 – End of the World or the End of Ignorance? Quotes of Wisdom: G.I. Gurdjieff on Truth [Read Entire Story]

Quotes of Wisdom: Jesus on Serving The Truth Only

Do not suppose that I have come to bring peace to the earth. I did not come to bring peace, but a sword. For I have come to turn “?‘a man against his father, a daughter against her mother, a daughter-in-law against her mother-in-law— a man’s enemies will be the members of his own household.’ … Related posts: Quotes of Wisdom: Thomas Jefferson Quotes of Wisdom: Leon Blum on Man’s Use of Universal Wisdom Quotes of Wisdom: David Hume On Truth, History & Religion Quotes of Wisdom: G.I. Gurdjieff on Truth [Read Entire Story]

Quotes of Wisdom: Neil Postman on the Dangers of Television

In saying that the television news show entertains but does not inform, I am saying something far more serious than that we are being deprived of authentic information. I am saying we are losing our sense of what it means to be well informed. Ignorance is always correctable. But what shall we do if we … Related posts: Quotes of Wisdom: James A.C. Brown on Mass Media Manipulation Quotes of Wisdom: Howard Zinn on Civil Obedience Quotes [Read Entire Story]

Quotes of Wisdom: Proverb on Seeking Truth Over Ignorance

He who knows not and knows not he knows not: he is a fool – shun him. He who knows not and knows he knows not: he is simple – teach him. He who knows and knows not he knows: he is asleep – wake him. He who knows and knows he knows: he is … Related [Read Entire Story]

Quotes of Wisdom: Alipili on Self-Knowledge

He that hath the knowledge of the microcosm, cannot long be ignorant of the knowledge of the macrocosm. This is that which the Egyptian industrious searchers of nature so often said and loudly proclaimed, that every one should know himself. This speech, their dull disciples, the Greeks, took in a moral sense, and in ignorance … Related posts: Quotes of Wisdom: David Cherubim on Alchemy in Practice Quotes of Wisdom: Liz Greene on Self-Discovery Quotes of Wisdom: Krishnamurti and Seneca on the Wisdom of Learning How to Die Quotes of Wisdom: G.I. Gurdjieff on Truth Quotes of Wisdom: Bruce Lee on the Lessons of Self-Knowledge [Read Entire Story]

Quotes of Wisdom: E.E. Cummings on Nonconformity

To be nobody but myself — in a world which is doing its best, night and day, to make you everybody else — means to fight the hardest battle which any human being can fight, and never stop fighting. ~ E.E. Cummings No related posts. [Read Entire Story]

Quotes of Wisdom: Boris Mouravieff on Material Comfort

Comfort, the prevailing word for Progress, in its many different aspects and to varying degrees, forms a sufficient aim for the majority of civilized men of our era. Under these conditions of our times, man is only open to divine values in carefully measured doses, kept within limits so that they do not trouble his … Related posts: Ancient Egyptian Wisdom: Akhenaten – The Pharaoh of Wisdom Quotes of Wisdom: Thomas Jefferson Quotes of Wisdom: David Hume On Truth, History & Religion Quotes of Wisdom: Manly P. Hall on God and Wisdom Quotes of Wisdom: Thomas Paine on Organised Religion [Read Entire Story]

Quotes of Wisdom: Hermann Goering on the Government’s Ambition for War

Here is something for you all to think about, on today of all days. I once contemplated that the only victor in war is death itself but we still feel the need to enter, or be lead, into this theatre of blood time and time again – lessons never learned. Before I leave, please tell … Related posts: Quotes of Wisdom: Howard Zinn on Civil Obedience Quotes of Wisdom: Aldous Huxley on Big Brother Quotes of Wisdom: Manly P. Hall on Mind Control Quotes of Wisdom: Ayn Rand on the Tyranny of Government Quotes of Wisdom: Roger Walsh On [Read Entire Story]

Quotes of Wisdom: Jiddu Krishnamurti on Man’s Relationship with Nature

If you lose touch with nature you lose touch with humanity. If there’s no relationship with nature then you become a killer; then you kill baby seals, whales, dolphins, and man either for gain, for sport, for food, or for knowledge. Then nature is frightened of you, withdrawing its beauty. You may take long walks … Related posts: Quotes of Wisdom: Jiddu Krishnamurti on Self-Knowledge Quotes of Wisdom: Krishnamurti and Seneca on the Wisdom of Learning How to Die Quotes of Wisdom: Erich Fromm on the [Read Entire Story]

Quotes of Wisdom: Epictetus on the Love of Righteousness

What a person applies oneself to earnestly, that one naturally loves. Do people then apply themselves earnestly to the things which are bad? By no means. Well, do they apply themselves to things which in no way concern themselves? Not to these either. It remains, then, that they employ themselves earnestly only about things which … Related posts: Quotes of Wisdom: Alice Bailey on the Importance of Wisdom Enlightening Wisdom of Peace to Dispel the [Read Entire Story]

Quotes of Wisdom: Liz Greene on Self-Discovery

“Whether we use psychological or esoteric terminology, the basic fact remains the same: human beings do not earn free will except through self-discovery, and they do not attempt self-discovery until things become so painful that they have no other choice. If the individual makes no effort to expand his consciousness so that he can understand … Related [Read Entire Story]

Quotes of Wisdom: Dr. Robert Hare on Psychopathy

“Too many people hold the idea that psychopaths are essentially killers or convicts. The general public hasn’t been educated to see beyond the social stereotypes to understand that psychopaths can be entrepreneurs, politicians, CEOs and other successful individuals who may never see the inside of a prison.” ~ Dr. Robert Hare Related posts: Quotes of Wisdom: Aldous Huxley on Big Brother Quotes of Wisdom: Erich Fromm on the Loneliness of the Sane Manly Hall’s Prescient Thoughts on Today’s Human Problems Quote of Wisdom: David Watson Quotes of Wisdom: Howard Zinn on [Read Entire Story]

Quotes of Wisdom: Martin Luther King on Conscience

Cowardice asks the question: “Is it safe”? Expediency asks the question: “Is it politic”? Vanity asks the question: “Is it popular?” But conscience asks the question: “Is it right?” And there comes a time when one must take a position that is neither safe, nor politic, nor popular but one must take [Read Entire Story]

Quotes of Wisdom: Ralph Waldo Emerson on Independance & Self-Reliance

Every man has his own vocation. The talent is the call. There is one direction in which all space is open to him. He has faculties silently inviting him thither to endless exertion. He is like a ship in a river; he runs against obstructions on every side but one; on that side all obstruction … Related posts: Quotes of Wisdom: Osho & Friedrich Nietzsche on the Wisdom of Being Alone Quotes of Wisdom: Immanuel Kant Quotes of Wisdom: Ayn Rand on the Freedom and Virtue of Independence Quotes of Wisdom [Read Entire Story]

Quotes of Wisdom: Scott Mandelker on the Importance of Truth

In the end, we return to the question, just how much do you love truth? Do you really love truth or are you just curious? Do you love it enough to rebuild your understanding to conform to a reality that doesn’t fit your current beliefs, and doesn’t feel 120% happy? Do you love truth enough … Related posts: Quotes of Wisdom: Leon Blum on Man’s Use of Universal Wisdom Quotes of Wisdom: Delphi Oracle – “Know Thyself” Quotes of [Read Entire Story]

Quotes of Wisdom: G.I. Gurdjieff on Truth

A man must first of all understand certain things. He has thousands of false ideas and false conceptions, chiefly about himself, and he must get rid of some of them before beginning to acquire anything new. Otherwise the new will be built on a wrong foundation and the result will be worse than before. To … Related posts: Quotes of Wisdom: David Cherubim on Alchemy in Practice Quotes of Wisdom: Delphi Oracle – “Know Thyself” Quotes of Wisdom: Krishnamurti and Seneca on the Wisdom of Learning How to Die Quotes of Wisdom: Inspirational Words towards Self-Knowledge [Read Entire Story]

Quotes of Wisdom: Bruce Lee on the Lessons of Self-Knowledge

I am learning to understand rather than immediately judge or to be judged. I cannot blindly follow the crowd and accept their approach. I will not allow myself to indulge in the usual manipulating game of role creation. Fortunately for me, my self-knowledge has transcended that and I have come to understand that life is … Related posts: Quotes of Wisdom: Ayn Rand on the Freedom and Virtue of Independence Quotes of Wisdom: Immanuel Kant Quotes of Wisdom: Inspirational Words towards Self-Knowledge Quote of Wisdom: Ayn Rand Quotes of Wisdom: David Cherubim on Alchemy in Practice [Read Entire Story]

Quotes of Wisdom: Krishnamurti and Seneca on the Wisdom of Learning How to Die

For the total development of the human being, solitude as a means of cultivating sensitivity becomes a necessity. One has to know what it means to be alone, what it is to meditate, what it is to die; and the implications of solitude, of meditation, of death, can be known only by seeking them out. … Related posts: Quotes of Wisdom: Inspirational Words towards [Read Entire Story]

Quotes of Wisdom: Leon Blum on Man’s Use of Universal Wisdom

The human race had the wisdom to create science and art; why should it not be capable to create a world of justice, brotherliness and peace? The human race has produced Plato, Homer, Shakespeare, and Hugo, Michelangelo and Beethoven, Pascal and Newton, all these human heroes whose genius is only the contact with the fundamental … Related posts: 2012 – End of the World or the End of Ignorance? Quotes of Wisdom [Read Entire Story]

Quotes of Wisdom: Frithjof Schuon on Man’s Attachment to the Material World

Fascinated alike by scientific phenomena and by the erroneous conclusions he draws from them, man has ended by being submerged by his own creations; he will not realize that a traditional message is situated on quite a different plane or how much more real that plane is, and he allows himself to be dazzled all … Related [Read Entire Story]

Quotes of Wisdom: Erich Fromm on Man’s Destructive Folly

Death is no longer symbolically expressed by unpleasant-smelling faeces or corpses. Its symbols are now clean, shining machines…But the reality behind this antiseptic façade becomes increasingly visible.  Man, in the name of progress, is transforming the world into a stinking and poisonous place…He pollutes the air, the water, the soil, the animals – and himself. … Related posts: Quotes of Wisdom: Erich Fromm on the Self-Awareness of Man Quotes of Wisdom: Erich Fromm on the Loneliness of the Sane Quotes of Wisdom: Roger Walsh On The Human Crisis Quote of Wisdom: Michael Ellner Quotes of Wisdom: Dalai Lama on the Paradox of Our Age [Read Entire Story]

Quotes of Wisdom: Alice Bailey on the Importance of Wisdom

Wisdom is the science of the spirit, just as knowledge is the science of matter. Knowledge is separative and objective, whilst wisdom is synthetic and subjective. Knowledge divides; wisdom unites. Knowledge differentiates whilst wisdom blends…. Wisdom concerns the one Self, knowledge deals with the not-self. ~ Alice Bailey Wisdom, actuated and motivated by love, and … Related posts: Quotes of Wisdom: Manly P. Hall on God and Wisdom Quotes [Read Entire Story]

Quotes of Wisdom: William James on Man’s Higher Consciousness

In all ages the man whose determinations are swayed by reference to the most distant ends has been held to possess the highest intelligence. The tramp who lives from hour to hour; the bohemian whose engagements are from day to day; the bachelor who builds but for a single life; the father who acts for … Related posts: 2012 – End of the World or [Read Entire Story]