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The beauty of a face is not a separate quality but a relation or proportion of qualities to each other.
 
Allow rather than resist what arises in the present moment-inside or out. Let it be interesting rather than good or bad.
 
We don't see things as they are; we see them as we are.
 
It is as hard for the good to suspect evil, as it is for the bad to suspect good. 
 
One of the surprising discoveries of modern psychology is how easy it is to be ignorant of your own ignorance.
 
Yes, we have a soul, but it's made of lots of tiny robots.
 
He who asks is a fool for five minutes, but he who does not ask remains a fool forever.
 
Looking out of my window this lovely spring morning I see an azalea in full bloom. No, no! I do not see that; though that is the only way I can describe what I see. That is a proposition, a sentence, a fact; but what I perceive is not proposition, sentence, fact, but only an image which I make intelligible in part by means of a statement of fact. This statement is abstract; but what I see is concrete.
 
It is only by risking our persons from one hour to another that we live at all. And often enough our faith beforehand in an uncertified result is the only thing that makes the result come true.
 
The thinkers of the Enlightenment sought a new understanding of the human condition. The era was a cornucopia of ideas, some of them contradictory, but four themes tie them together: reason, science, humanism, and progress.
 
When I am furious about something, I sometimes beat the ground or a tree with my walking stick. But I certainly do not believe that the ground is to blame or that my beating can help anything... And all rites are of this kind.
 
Democracy is an imperfect way of steering between the violence of anarchy and the violence of tyranny, with the least violence you can get away with.
 
There must be right and wrong answers to questions of morality and values that potentially fall within the purview of science. On this view, some people and cultures will be right (to a greater or lesser degree), and some will be wrong, with respect to what they deem important in life.
 
Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds.
 
Facts do not cease to exist because they are ignored.
 
Bravery is not the absence of fear. Bravery is feeling the fear, the doubt, the insecurity, and deciding that something else is more important.
 
In nature there are neither rewards nor punishments; there are consequences. 
 
There are those who are so scrupulously afraid of doing wrong that they seldom venture to do anything.
 
In life, stress happens when you resist what arises.
 
It is better to keep your mouth closed and let people think you are a fool than to open it and remove all doubt.
 
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