Who looks outside, dreams; who looks inside, awakes.
Everything that irritates us about others can lead us to an understanding of ourselves.
|Children are educated by what the grown-up is and not by his talk.|
|Death is psychologically as important as birth. Shrinking away from it is something unhealthy and abnormal which robs the second half of life of its purpose.|
|A shoe that fits one person pinches another; there is no recipe for living that suits all cases.|
|Even a happy life cannot be without a measure of darkness, and the word happy would lose its meaning if it were not balanced by sadness.|
|As far as we can discern, the sole purpose of human existence is to kindle a light of meaning in the darkness of mere being.|
|Science is the tool of the Western mind and with it more doors can be opened than with bare hands. It is part and parcel of our knowledge and obscures our insight only when it holds that the understanding given by it is the only kind there is.|
|Art is a kind of innate drive that seizes a human being and makes him its instrument. The artist is not a person endowed with free will who seeks his own ends, but one who allows art to realize its purpose through him.|
|Follow that will and that way which experience confirms to be your own.|
|If there is anything we wish to change in the child, we should first examine it and see whether it is not something that could better be changed in ourselves.|
|The dream is the small hidden door in the deepest and most intimate sanctum of the soul, which opens to that primeval cosmic night that was soul long before there was conscious ego and will be soul far beyond what a conscious ego could ever reach.|
|Through pride we are ever deceiving ourselves. But deep down below the surface of the average conscience a still, small voice says to us, something is out of tune.|