Elizabeth Mattis-Namgyel, when asked how to strike a better balance between family, work and self-realisation says: “You need the intention, good scheduling, and you have to be creative. If you don’t find time to practice, one of the three is missing.
She’ll be a fierce woman, that one. It’ll take a hell of a man to love her right. Be like living with a thunderstorm. Same as her mother. A fierce woman. Force of nature. The kind of woman you just hand on for the ride. The most exciting and the most heartbreaking woman you could ever meet. They don’t know their own minds most of the time, but their hearts are so damn big it hurts em inside.
The best thing that I can teach you is to be compassionate and kind to all.
Good is good and bad is bad, and nowhere is the difference between good and bad so wide and so fateful as in human character. For character makes destiny in the individual and in the race.
A wish becomes a greatest desire at the very moment when a person’s belief in the seemingly impossible is stronger than any doubt.
doesn’t always follow from good deeds, nor bad deeds result from bad, does it? Even the wise and good cannot see the end of all actions.
It was as if my whole life revolved around trying to judge the right point in a conversation to say goodbye.
Take the anchor, there. The first meaning of that is hope, because hope holds you fast like an anchor so you don’t give way.
We don’t have the right to forgive people; it is not only about our kindness or gentleness, it is about keeping the justice stable.
Edward, Edward,” he said with a patronising smile, “there are no unanswered questions of any relevance. Every question that we need to ask has been answered fully. If you can’t find the correct answer then you are obviously asking the wrong question.