Man, know thyself. Thou art the flame, and thy bodies are the living altar.
— Manly P. Hall, The Initiates of the Flame (via davinee-viera)
Call a boy a gentleman and watch his shoulders straighten. Call a girl a lady and watch her spirit turn graceful. Humanity was brought into existence by God speaking words into the void of the universe. We tend to become what we are called.
— The Medicine of Hope (via pureblyss)
Said the monk: “All these mountains and rivers and the earth and stars - where do they come from?”
Said the master: “Where does your question come from?
— Anthony De Mello (via lazylucid)