Daily Quote Archives

August 2021
  1. August 01 The other day someone said that he was a "Krishnamurti-ite," whereas so-and-so belonged to another group.
  2. August 02 Religion, surely, is the uncovering of reality. Religion is not belief. Religion is not the search for truth.
  3. August 03 As long as we are looking for transformation, there will be no transformation.
  4. August 04 The state of mind that has decided to observe is not observation at all.
  5. August 05 The moment you become aware of poison, the poison ceases to be a problem to you.
  6. August 06 Isn't there some further step than just this observation that you talk about?
  7. August 07 We are talking at the psychological level, not at the technological level.
  8. August 08 Consciously or unconsciously we refuse to see the essentiality of being passively aware because we do not really want to let go of our problems;
  9. August 09 When you realize the truth that it is only the quiet mind that sees, then the mind becomes extraordinarily quiet.
  10. August 10 I think it is very necessary that you and I should not merely either accept or refute anything I am going to suggest.
  11. August 11 I think there is an art to listening.
  12. August 12 Sincerity can never be simple; sincerity is the breeding ground of the will, and will cannot uncover the ways of the self.
  13. August 13 Don't deal with sorrow as your particular precious stuff. It is shared by all humanity.
  14. August 14 What is death? Surely, it is the complete cessation of everything that you have known
  15. August 15 Discipline is always exclusive, whereas understanding is inclusive.
  16. August 16 Attachment to knowledge is not different from any other gratifying addiction.
  17. August 17 The sadness of life is this - the emptiness that we try to fill with every conceivable trick of the mind.
  18. August 18 Isolation is the way of the self, and all activity of the self brings conflict and sorrow.
  19. August 19 Religion, surely, is the uncovering of reality. Religion is not belief.
  20. August 20 It is easy to perceive what is, but to be free of it is another matter
  21. August 21 This conflict and struggle, this travail and battle with oneself and with one's neighbour, is it necessary for existence, for living?
  22. August 22 Time, psychologically, is the enemy of man.
  23. August 23 Freedom is not possible if there is any form of outward or inward compulsion.
  24. August 24 As we cannot face that thing called death, we invent all kinds of theories; in the East reincarnation, here resurrection, or whatever it is.
  25. August 25 We are questioning the reality of individuality. Is your consciousness really yours?
  26. August 26 Meditation is not choosing one particular form and dwelling upon it, but it is a continual discovery of the meaning of every thought and of every feeling.
  27. August 27 Can you and I, live with what we actually are?
  28. August 28 Religion as it exists is not religion at all.
  29. August 29 While living, can you end attachment? Because, when you die, all attachment ends.
  30. August 30 It is essential to deny thought as remembrance, pleasant or unpleasant, every minute of the day as it arises.
  31. August 31 In the confusion and turmoil of life, in its continual bustle and conflict, every individual is caught.