The best Quotations


As an eagle, weary after soaring in the sky, folds its wings and flies down to rest in its nest, so does the shining self enter the state of dreamless sleep, where one is freed from all desires.
- Brihadaranyaka Upanishad

People see his pleasure-ground; him no one sees at all.
- Brihadaranyaka Upanishad

You are what your deep driving desire is.
- Brihadaranyaka Upanishad


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Quotation A man must consider what a rich realm he abdicates when he becomes a conformist. - writer
Quotation Myth is the hidden part of every story, the buried part, the region that is still unexplored because there are as yet no words to enable us to get there. Myth is nourished by silence as well as by words. - writer
Quotation When a nation is filled with strife, then do patriots flourish. - writer
Quotation The best way to keep children at home is to make the home a pleasant atmosphere and let the air out of the tires. - writer
Quotation There is hardly such a thing as a war in which it makes no difference who wins. Nearly always one side stands more or less for progress, the other side more or less for reaction. - writer
Quotation All the sweetness of religion is conveyed to the world by the hands of story-tellers and image-makers. Without their fictions the truths of religion would for the multitude be neither intelligible nor even apprehensible; and the prophets would prophesy and the teachers teach in vain. - writer