Quotes by Pema Chodron

It's also helpful to realize that this very body that we have, that's sitting right here right now... with its aches and it pleasures... is exactly what we need to be fully human, fully awake, fully alive.

Pema Chodron

Other Great Authors

And from the discontent of one man The world's best progress springs.

Ella Wheeler Wilcox

I cannot say whether things will get better if we change what I can say is they must change if they are to get better.

G. C. Lichtenberg

If we say a little it is easy to add, but having said too much it is hard to withdraw and never can it be done so quickly as to hinder the harm of our success.

Saint Francis de Sales

George It was the greatest feeling I ever had. Followed abruptly by the worst feeling I ever had.


Reach high, for stars lie hidden in your soul. Dream deep, for every dream precedes the goal.

Pamela Vaull Starr

I like the dreams of the future better than the history of the past.

Thomas Jefferson »

Modern war has decimated many a country; but it has always spawned millions of bureaucrats. They fatten on shortages and thrive on trouble. Peace can never offer such opportunities for exercising petty tyrannies, using red tape to regiment the individual and making life generally unpleasant.

Paul Tabori, _The Natural Science of Stupidity_. New York: ChiltonCompany, 1960, p. 104. »

Idealism is fine, but as it approaches reality the cost becomes prohibitive.

William Frank Buckley, Jr. »