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

If the scissors are not used daily on the beard, it will not be long before the beard is, by its luxuriant growth, pretending to be the head.

Hakim Jami

Many an opportunity is lost because a man is out looking for four-leaf clovers.


I cannot keep from talking, even at the risk of being instructive.

Mark Twain

I cannot forgive my friends for dying I do not find these vanishing acts of theirs at all amusing.

Logan Pearsall Smith

You must not pity me because my sixtieth year finds me still astonished. To be astonished is one of the surest ways of not growing old too quickly.

Sidonie Gabrielle Colette

Handguns are a public-health problem.

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Humor distorts nothing, and only false gods are laughed off their pedestals.

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