To be a seed in a world, is to remain safe almost unharmed living within a shell to protect you from the exterior world, what a risk it was to chose to bud and prosper into a little sprout unaware of what you will become, yet fearlessly ready to trust the process along the way.
We show greatness, not by being at one extreme, but by touching both at once and occupying all the space in between.
The first reaction is surely the most natural one, but not always the most correct one; thereupon, the invention of apologies.
What we call patriotism, in other words, is a calculable force which, released by a predictable situation, will animate man in a manner no different from other territorial species.
The inner voice is divine voice of God.
I have been and still am a seeker, but I have ceased to question stars and books; I have begun to listen to the teaching my blood whispers to me.
I’ve always believed in instinct over intellect. The instinct is what you always knew; intellect is what you figure out.
The instinct of self-deception in human beings makes them try to banish from their minds dangers of which at the bottom they are perfectly aware by declaring them nonexistent, and a warning such as mine against cheap optimism was bound to prove particularly unwelcome at a moment when a sumptuously laid supper was awaiting for us in the next room.
Sometimes you just have to trust your instincts; it may be all you have to trust.
Women understand the workings of nature than men. They trust in their instincts while men consider this behavior weakness.