"What is the secret of your serenity?, asked the disciple. To cooperate unconditionally with the inevitable, answered the master."
"Detachment is not that you should own nothing, but that nothing should own you."
"Don’t settle. Don’t finish crappy books. If you don’t like the menu, leave the restaurant. If you’re not on the right path, get off it."
"You need power only when you want to do something harmful. Otherwise, love is enough to get everything done."
"If you are depressed, you are living in the past. If you are anxious, you are living in the future. If you are at peace, you are living in the present."
"You own everything that happened to you. Tell your stories. If people wanted you to write warmly about them, they should’ve behaved better."
"The terms emptiness and selflessness are meant to convey a sense of totality or fullness, which is actually experienced as a sense of openness and spaciousness. So this emptiness is not like the emptiness of an unfilled cup, a vacant room, or worse, an empty pocket. It’s not like that. When we have a genuine experience of emptiness, it actually feels good…It’s as if we’re suddenly freed from our bondage, we feel so good, so much more relaxed and happy."
"All suffering is caused by desire."
"The life of the folly is empty of gratitude, full of anxiety, all of it focused in the ghosts of the future."
Empty yourself and let the Universe fill you.