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being Quotes

11 of the best book quotes about being
  1. #1
    “I’m very good at the past. It’s the present I can’t understand.”
  2. #2
    “It’s no wonder we’re all such a mess, is it? We’re like Tom Hanks in Big. Little boys and girls trapped in adult bodies and forced to get on with it. ”
  3. #3
    “He who sees all beings in the Self and the Self in all beings, he never turns away from It (the Self).”
  4. #4
    “All that we are is the result of what we have thought: it is founded on our thoughts, it is made up of our thoughts.”
  5. #5
    “Forget the rest, and be your BEST.”
  6. #6
    “Thank you...for gracing my life with your lovely presence, for adding the sweet measure of your soul to my existence.”
  7. #7
    “Heaven would never be heaven without you.”
  8. #8
    “After a while I came to an accommodation with this and stayed alive, a pathetic denizen of a half-world that was as much of my own making as it had been of Borden’s, or so I came to believe. I went through the winter in this miserable state, a failure even at self-destruction.”
  9. #9
    “Have compassion for all beings, rich and poor alike; each has their suffering. Some suffer too much, others too little.”
  10. #10
    “First of all, a soul is not something that you have. It is what you are.”
  11. #11
    “There is no need to justify your existence. You do not need to write or preach to justify yourselves, for instance. Being is its own justification.”