Daily Quote Archives

January 2024
  1. January 01 We are so conditioned, so accustomed to our escapes, that we take them as realities.
  2. January 02 The elimination of fear is the beginning of attention.
  3. January 03 Can I, when a feeling arises, observe it without naming it?
  4. January 04 All one's education, all one's past experience and knowledge is a movement in becoming, both inwardly, psychologically as well as outwardly.
  5. January 05 In Asia they believe in reincarnation; that is, the believer is born over and over again until in time he becomes perfect.
  6. January 06 You are always a guest on this earth and have the austerity of a guest.
  7. January 07 Man is a total process. The totality must be understood and not merely a part, however temporarily important this part may be.
  8. January 08 When your own enquiry, your own vitality, energy, has not found out, you believe.
  9. January 09 To be fully aware of the present is an extraordinarily difficult task because the mind is incapable of facing a fact directly without deception.
  10. January 10 You cannot perceive if you do not ask the right question - and a right question has no answer, because it needs no answer.
  11. January 11 You cannot escape from experiences, but they need not take root in the mind.
  12. January 12 It is our earth, not yours or mine or his.
  13. January 13 We are not indulging in opinion, in evaluation, nor in condemnation.
  14. January 14 If relationship is based on mere usage, is there any relationship, except the most superficial, between the user and the used?
  15. January 15 Let the thing that you are watching tell its story, rather than you tell it what it should be.
  16. January 16 Desire is a most extraordinary thing, is it not?
  17. January 17 An intelligent mind acts in the field of thought intelligently, sanely, without resistance;
  18. January 18 Conflict at any level, at any depth, indicates immaturity.
  19. January 19 Your mind is conditioned right through; there is no part of you which is unconditioned.
  20. January 20 Man is the only animal that is to be dreaded.
  21. January 21 There was complete emptiness of the brain, and the mind was free of all experience, the knowing of yesterday, though a thousand yesterdays have been.
  22. January 22 If you do not change now, you will never change, because the change that takes place tomorrow is merely a modification, it is not transformation.
  23. January 23 Sensitivity has no conditioning; it takes you right out of the field of fears and anxieties.
  24. January 24 When there is love there is no duty and no responsibility.
  25. January 25 Can thought be aware of its own movement?
  26. January 26 The 'me' can never become a better me. It will attempt to, it thinks it can, but the 'me' remains in subtle forms.
  27. January 27 As long as there is not the comprehension of oneself, there can be no fulfilment.
  28. January 28 The mind is never free, pliable, for it is always anchored; it moves within the radius, narrow or wide, of its own centre.
  29. January 29 If you find the garden that you have so carefully cultivated has produced only poisonous weeds, you have to tear them out by the roots;
  30. January 30 To free the mind from the idea of contrast, of the idea of the future, is to live in action without motive.
  31. January 31 Most of us do not want to die to anything, particularly to that which gives us pleasure, to the memory of things that we have known and cherished.