Karma moves in two directions. If we act virtuously, the seed we plant will result in happiness. If we act non-virtuously, suffering results.
Karma says, if you focus on hurt, you will continue to suffer. If you focus on the lesson, you will continue to grow.
Beautiful things will happen to you if you do good things to other people. This will generate good karma.
I wanted revenge but God whispered…they’re already suffering.
To arrive at a contradiction is to confess an error in one’s thinking; to maintain a contradiction is to abdicate one’s mind and to evict oneself from the realm of reality.
The purpose of morality is to teach you, not to suffer and die, but to enjoy yourself and live.
Force and mind are opposites; morality ends where a gun begins.
From the smallest necessity to the highest religious abstraction, from the wheel to the skyscraper, everything we are and everything we have comes from one attribute of man – the function of his reasoning mind.
Ask yourself whether the dream of heaven and greatness should be waiting for us in our graves – or whether it should be ours here and now and on this earth.
I never think of myself as an icon. What is in other people’s minds is not in my mind. I just do my thing.
The ‘Third World’ is a term I don’t like very much because we’re all one world. I want people to know that the largest part of humanity is suffering.
On the one hand, maybe I’ve remained infantile, while on the other I matured quickly, because at a young age I was very aware of suffering and fear.
Look, whenever I hear or read I’m beautiful, I simply don’t understand it … I’m certainly not beautiful in any conventional way. I didn’t make my career on beauty.
I’m not beautiful. My mother once called me an ugly duckling. But, listed separately, I have a few good features.
For beautiful eyes, look for the good in others; for beautiful lips, speak only words of kindness; and for poise, walk with the knowledge that you are never alone.
A woman can be beautiful as well as intellectual.
The beautiful thing about young love is the truth in our hearts that it will last forever.
We all wear scars, find someone who makes yours feel beautiful.
I dream of an India that is prosperous, strong, and caring. An India, that regains a place of honour in the comity of great nations.
Our aim may be as high as the endless sky, but we should have a resolve in our minds to walk ahead, hand-in-hand for victory will be ours.