Never count your faults. Just see that your love for God is deeply sincere. God doesn’t mind your imperfections: He minds your indifference.
A common stone locks within itself the secret of stupendous atomic energy; even so, a mortal is yet a powerhouse of divinity.
Add to your social celebration of Christmas the celebration of bringing Christ a second time in your meditative consciousness. Prepare yourself to celebrate Christmas in the real way.
Our eagerness for worldly activity kills in us the sense of spiritual awe.
Far better to conquer by love the heart of a person who hates you than to vanquish such a one by other means.
Small yearnings are openings in the reservoir of your inner peace, permitting healing waters to be wasted in the desert soil of materialism.
As the ocean becomes the waves, so does Spirit become matter. Spirit and matter are the same as the ocean and the waves.
Everything went well until the Roquefort cheese was served. I viewed the little green specks of mold with great suspicion. My soul rebelled against it, and my brain cells warned me to have nothing to do with it.
It has been said that the continuation of the species is due to man’s being forgiving. Forgiveness is holiness; by forgiveness the universe is held together.