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Wise Words

Newer Selection:

“We can build prisons around us, dig holes beneath us, and break chains within us.” – Hunter
“Abandon all stories and explanations and simply experience the wonder of being alive right now.” – Hunter
“The success of each stage depends upon how much attention you paid to the previous stage.” – Theodore Bryant
“Joy is when the journey transcends the goal.” – Unknown
“Remove all obstacles to success.” – Hunter
“Repetition is the mother of success.” – Paul McKenna
“If you really want total success, then your self-image must support your deepest intentions, since your self-image is the restructurable foundation on which your entire future is built. [change your self-image to achieve different results.]” – Potential Equation
“Difficulties are meant to rouse, not discourage. The human spirit is to grow strong by conflict.” – William Ellery Channing
“You don’t rise to the occasion, [so much as] You sink to the level of your preparation.” – On a gym sign
“Only floss the teeth that you want to keep.” – Jim Rohn
“Pick the poison from your teeth.” – Sole
“Love is an endless act of forgiveness.” – Unknown
“I’m not just being here for you. I’m telling you I’ll never stop.” – Unknown
“War could be avoided if people were better at thinking.” – Sophie’s World
“Difficulties are meant to rouse, not discourage. The human spirit is to grow strong by conflict.” – William Channing
“A desire is a now-vs-then inner-conflict. The opposite of conflict is peace. To go beneath the waves of desire is to find the depths of total harmony.” – Hunter
“Knowing your own darkness is the best method for dealing with the darknesses of other people.” – Carl Jung

Older Selection:

“Since death is certain,
And the time of death is uncertain,
What is the most important thing?” – Zen Proverb
“Be too large for worry, too noble for anger, and too strong for fear.” – Unknown
“Like a fingernail can cover up the sun, one concept can veil the truth.” – Mooji
“A perfect balance integrates the hard-headed with the soft-hearted.” – Ken Wilber
“Reality is only a Rorschach ink-blot, you know.” – Alan Watts
“Be careful how you interpret the world: it is like that.” – Unknown
“What we are, that only can we see.” – Emerson
“Let him that would move the world first move himself.” – Socrates
They are signals,
and not dictators –
Unless you allow them to be.” – Unknown
“Religion is like a colored shade on your lens through which you perceive. Many of the worlds disputes are simply red versus green.” – Hunter
“Discipline is the rejection of instant gratification in favor of something better.” – Hunter
“If a man denies his own hostility, he would project it and thus feel that the world was attacking him.” – Ken Wilber
“We must travel in the direction of our fear.” – Unknown
“[He] Who looks outside, dreams.
[He] Who looks inside, awakens.”- Jung
“The journey of a thousand miles begins with a long inward glance.” – Unknown
“A man is what he thinks about all day long.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson
“I’m humble, and I’m the best!”
“Your mind is your instrument. Learn to be it’s master and not its slave.”
“Reject your thoughts and rise above them.”
“We can easily trap ourselves by believing our inner-dialogue.”
“Don’t confuse your ideas of how things really are, with how things really are.”
“Friendship is never anything but sharing.” – Elie Wiesel
“Dignity does not consist of possessing honors, but in deserving them.” – Aristotle
“You cannot teach a man or woman anything; you can only help them to find it within themselves.” – Galileo
“It is not our abilities that prove who we are. It’s our choices.” – Unknown
“Until you make peace with who you are, you’ll never be content with what you have.” – Doris Mortman
Desires and beliefs clothe and determine the perception of an individual’s reality; and it is possible to perceive reality as it is – naked.” – Hunter
“We are the creators of our inner battles.” – Hunter
Happiness comes from moral virtue.” – Socrates
“Do you know what happens when you give a procrastinator a good idea? Nothing!” – Gardner
“Knowing exactly what words mean, and knowing how to use them, can be like weilding a sword with precision, or painting a picture with a fine-tip brush.”- Hunter
“If you understand, things are just as they are. If you do not understand, things are just as they are.”
“We judge everything by the standard of our own mental capacity.” – Hunter
“Trying to define yourself is like trying to bite your own teeth.” – Unknown
“If you cannot find truth right where you are, where else do you expect to find it?” – Unknown
“If you look for the bad in people expecting to find it, you surely will.” – Abraham Lincoln
“We need not believe all the stories that our mind tries to convince us of.” – Hunter
“Your work is to discover your work and then with all your heart to give yourself to it.” – Unknown
“Few have the power to see through an illusion they desperately want to believe in.” – Unknown
“You can struggle and struggle and struggle (and you will do so) as long as you have the feeling inside you that you’re missing something.” – Alan Watts
“Venturing inward, we can find the root of all unhappiness.” – Hunter
“When I do good, I feel good;
When I do bad, I feel bad,
and that is my religion.” – Abraham Lincoln
“The pessimist complains about the wind; the optimist expects it to change; the realist adjusts the sails.” – William Arther Ward
“Do not look where you fell,
but where you slipped.” – African Proverb
“The need to control arises out of fear.” – Adya Shanti
“Notice the forward movement.” – Thoughts on Endorphins (Hunter)


1. the other mexican - January 14, 2010

the list is long, the victory of reading all of this is not going to happen, but yet my demise have been fulfilled at the very first quote, how can that be? AMAZING thanx 4 the post

rochelle santarris - November 14, 2010

Holy shit…..so hunter, ive looked at this site quite a few times and have read/watched a lot of what is on this site, and i really love/agree with everything on here. It’s all so intriguing. I especially love these quotes. I haven’t found an assortment of quotes that i have believed to be so true as these…if that makes sense. I just really love all of them. A while ago I wrote down a few of them and today looked at them again…they are just fucking awesome. Anyways, I did not realize that this is your site that you created until just now! I thought this was just a random site you liked and put a link on your fb. So i just wanted to share my thoughts about this site with you. I give you a fuck yeah for having such a beautiful outlook!

Lovelovelove, Rochelle.

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