Life is intelligent and wise. Inspiring quotes about life help us tap this natural wisdom to make it our own. Truth be told - wisdom, wonder and awe are never far away. It's the mind alone that leads us astray. Inspirational quotes on life help to call us back. Back to life. Back to self.
Life is intelligent. It has a wisdom all its own. To gain
access to this intelligence or wisdom, however, we’re often called to step out
of the mind. Our ideas about life - how it should or shouldn’t be - need to be temporarily
suspended and left behind.
When we open up like this, inspiration freely enters our lives. We feel renewed, refreshed - restored. We know why we’re here. We experience the deep abiding gift of life. Enjoy these quotes for life...
"There are unknown forces within nature; when we give ourselves wholly to her; without reserve she leads them to us; she shows us those forms which our watching eyes do not see, which our intelligence does not understand or suspect."
"Each one of us has all the wisdom and knowledge we ever need right within us. It is available to us through our intuitive mind, which is our connection with universal intelligence."
"Miracles do not happen in contradiction to nature, but only in contradiction to that which is known to us of nature."
"For anything to happen, the entire universe must coincide. It is wrong to believe that anything in particular can cause an effect. All causes are universal."
~Form "I Am That" DVD
"The moral virtues, then, are produced in us neither by nature nor against nature. Nature, indeed, prepares in us the ground for their reception, but their complete formation is the product of habit."
"We are so vain that we even care for the opinion of those we don't care for."
~Marie Ebner Von Exchenbach
"What lies behind us and what lies before us are small matters compared to what lies within us."
~Ralph Waldo Emerson
"It seems to me that our three basic needs, for food and security and love, are so mixed and mingled and entwined that we cannot straightly think of one without the others."
"God loved the birds and invented trees. Man loved the birds and invented cages."
"There is nothing more certain and unchanging than uncertainty and change."
~John Fitzgerald Kennedy
"One of the most tragic things I know about human nature is that all of us tend to put off living."
"Progress never moves in a straigth line. It's a spiral pathway, now going, now returning, holding on and letting go, winning and losing, giving and receiving."
"In seed time learn, in harvest teach, in winter enjoy."
"A whole is that which has beginning, middle and end."
"The best and safest thing is to keep a balance in your life, acknowledge the great powers around us and in us. If you can do that, and live that way, you are really a wise man."
"Wisdom comes with winters."
"Just as hostility begets more hostility, It's absence brings peace. These are timeless truths."
~"The Middle Length Discourses (Buddhist texts)
"The tree wants to remain calm, but the winds blow ceaselessly; children want to care for their parents, but their parents do not wait..."
"Water is the only drink for a wise man."
~Henry David Thoreau
"Alas, I have done nothing this day! What?! Have you not lived? It is not only the fundamental but the noblest of your occupations."
~James O. Donnell Bennett
"You can't have an up without a down. You can't have a left without a right. This is duality. If you have a problem, you must already have the solution. The question is, Do you really want the solution, or do you want to perpetuate the problem?"