"Give your daughters difficult names. Give your daughters names that command the full use of tongue. My name makes you want to tell me the truth. My name doesn’t allow me to trust anyone that cannot pronounce it right."
"You are not a separate ‘self’ but a vast and unlimited ocean. Thoughts, images, sensations, feelings, sounds, are waves moving in your timeless presence. They are not your enemies, but your intimate companions. No wave, however intense, can damage the ocean itself. Every wave reminds you of your nature. Be what you are - oceanic."
"Its easy to give to those who give back. The real test of love is to give to those who can give you nothing in return."
"One of the bitterest ironies of life is that one truly appreciates a blessing only after having been deprived of it."