“Only a dream can kill a dream, and the evil dream will be the one that’s overcome.”
“I imagine things I am powerless to execute. What then does that leave me with you might ask?”
“Nothing worth knowing can be understood by the mind.”
“The wise live in harmony with the divine Reason (also identified with Fate and Providence) that governs nature, and are indifferent to the vicissitudes of fortune and to pleasure and pain.”
“No one attains who unlawfully contends”
-The Club Dumas
“Pride is not the opposite of shame but its source.
True humility is the only antidote to shame.”
“The Soul of the World is nourished by people’s happiness. And also by unhappiness, envy, jealousy. To realize one’s Personal Legend is a person’s only real obligation. All things are one, and there is no separation.”
“Whoever you are, or whatever it is that you do, when you really want something, it’s because that desire originated in the soul of the universe. It’s your mission here on earth.”
“People learn, early in their lives, what is their reason for being,”
said the old man, with a certain bitterness.
“Maybe that’s why they give up on it so early, too. But that’s the way it is.”
“The mediocre mind is incapable of understanding the man who refuses to bow blindly to conventional prejudices and chooses instead to express his opinions courageously and truthfully.”
“Religion cannot die until man has achieved the perfection ordained for him; henceforth, he himself must first die”
The Sacred Symbols of Mu