There is always one moment in childhood when the door opens and lets the future in.
To see a world in a grain of sand
And a heaven in a wild flower,
Hold infinity in the palm of your hand
And eternity in an hour.
Auguries of Innocence"" (1803)
Awareness requires living in the here and now, and not in the elsewhere, the past or the future.
Be present in all things and thankful for all things.
Awareness is the enemy of sanity, for once you hear the screaming, it never stops.
Whether you call it Buddhism or another religion, self-discipline, that's important. Self-discipline with awareness of consequences.
Words do two major things: They provide food for the mind and create light for understanding and awareness.
Let us not look back in anger, nor forward in fear, but around in awareness.
The first step toward change is awareness. The second step is acceptance.
A person is a pattern of behavior, of a larger awareness.
The awareness of our own strength makes us modest.
Awareness of universals is called conceiving, and a universal of which we are aware is called a concept.
The ultimate value of life depends upon awareness and the power of contemplation rather than upon mere survival.
The key to growth is the introduction of higher dimensions of consciousness into our awareness.