"The loneliest moment in someones life is when they are watching their whole world fall apart, and all they can do is stare blankly."
— F. Scott Fitzgerald (via itsmicca)
"You are the universe, expressing itself as human for a little while."
— Eckhart Tolle (via pantofna)
(Source: everythingrelephant, via pantofna)
"I have reasons for believing that [detachment] sets in after the middle of life and is actually a natural preparation for death."
Golden Flower - jolly good
"He no longer works the magic with medicine bags, amulets and animal sacrifices but with nerve remedies, neuroses, “progress”, the cult of the will and so forth."
— Golden Flower
"'his moods, nervous system, hallucinations, make clear to him that he is not master of his own house…’"
— The Secret of the Golden Flower on detaching from the contents of the conscious mind…
"A sight, an emotion creates this wave in the mind, long before it makes words to fit it."
— Virgina Woolf