“I regard consciousness as fundamental. I regard matter as derivative from consciousness. We cannot get behind consciousness. Everything that we talk about, everything that we regard as existing, postulates consciousness.”
— Max Karl Ernst Ludwig Planck. Nobel Laureate in Physics (1931)

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“The Soul does not love; It is Love Itself. It Does not Exist; It is Existence Itself. It does not Know; It is Knowledge Itself.”

Led Zeppelin performing at the Cherry Tree public house in Welwyn Garden City, U.K., 1969.

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Harbor of Trieste, 1907

Egon Schiele

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“Acceptance looks like a passive state, but in reality it brings something entirely new into this world. That peace, a subtle energy vibration, is consciousness.”
— Eckhart Tolle (via sunflower-mama)

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“Only the present moment contains life.”
— Thich Nhat Hanh (via thecalminside)

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“The trees, the stars, and the blue hills ache with a meaning which can never be uttered in words.”
— Rabindranath Tagore  (via springrain)

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“The left handed path is not a sinister path. It is not “of the devil” or necessarily evil in any way. The left handed path is the method one employs to “make the darkness conscious,” as Jung says. Rather than hiding behind sugary mixed metaphors of light and love, those who overcome their fear of what hides in the night and then goes in search of what lives there will retrieve their souls.”
— Frater Zyto (via lnfernal666)

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Poire d’Erik Saite by Man Ray, 1969. Aquatint, 22 × 14 ⅞ inches. Francis M. Naumann Gallery, New York City, NY. $2,500 - $5,000.

“The source of love is deep in us and we can help others realize a lot of happiness. One word, one action, one thought can reduce another person’s suffering and bring that person joy.”
—  Thích Nhất Hạnh (via purplebuddhaproject)

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“Study me as much as you like, you will never know me, for I differ a hundred ways from what you see me to be.”
— Jalāl ad-Dīn Muhammad Rūmī (via highpriestsoji)

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“Finish each day and be done with it. You have done what you could. Some blunders and absurdities no doubt crept in; forget them as soon as you can. Tomorrow is a new day. You shall begin it serenely and with too high a spirit to be encumbered with your old nonsense.”
— Ralph Waldo Emerson (via quotes-shape-us)

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“A ‘No’ uttered from the deepest conviction is better than a ‘Yes’ merely uttered to please, or worse, to avoid trouble.”
— Mahatma Gandhi (via purplebuddhaproject)

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