“All humans are dead except those who have knowledge, and all those who have knowledge are asleep except those who do good deeds, and all those who do good deeds are deceived except those who are sincere, and those who are sincere are always in a state of worry.” —Imam al-Shafi’i
The ultimate tyranny in a society is not control by martial law, it is control by the psychological manipulation of consciousness through which reality is defined so that those who exist within it do not even realise that they are in prison.
“To say yes to one instant, is to say yes to the whole of existence.” —Waking Life
“Watch how people treat themselves.. for they can be no more to you than they are to themselves.” —Dr. D’elve Je Veux III
“Center and collect yourself every single time you speak. Be mindful of your words.” —Lama Surya Das
“Life is too short to be wasted in finding answers. Enjoy the questions!” —Paulo Coelho
“The duty of youth is to challenge corruption.” —Kurt Cobain