"The goal is not to be better than the other man, but your previous self."
"Naming something as bad causes an emotional contraction within you. When you let it be, without naming it, enormous power is suddenly available to you."
"We cannot change anything, unless we accept it. Condemnation does not liberate, it oppresses."
"Learn what is to be taken seriously and laugh at the rest."
"The educated differ from the uneducated as much as the living differ from the dead."
Aristotle (via kushandwizdom)
im afraid the education he was talking about, and what we regard as education today are quite different
"If we learn to open our hearts, anyone, including the people who drive us crazy, can be our teacher."
"Believe in nothing. But in ‘believe in nothing’, what we’re saying is consider everything."
"Everything is temporary."