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Meister Eckhart in Wikipedia
What we plant in the soil of contemplation, we shall reap in the harvest of action
Only the hand that erases can write the true thing.
You may call God love, you may call God goodness. But the best name for God is compassion.
To be full of things is to be empty of God. To be empty of things is to be full of God.
There exists only the present instant... a Now which always and without end is itself new. There is no yesterday nor any tomorrow, but only Now, as it was a thousand years ago and as it will be a thousand years hence.
I want the kids to have their own opinions and be able to support it. They need to think critically. If all you teach them is to regurgitate, it will not help them in life.
The teams are just so well matched, there are a lot of really great players on both teams. There were a lot of big shots made out there today.
To fear death, my friends, is only to think ourselves wise, without being wise: for it is to think that we know what we do not know. For anything that men can tell, death may be the greatest good that can happen to them: but they fear it as if they knew quite well that it was the greatest of evils. And what is this but that shameful ignorance of thinking that we know what we do not know?