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None of us liveth to himself, and no man dieth to himself. Romans 14:7 Bible

By letting it go it all gets done. The world is won by those who let it go. But when you try and try. The world is beyond the winning. Lao Tzu

Attachment to spiritual things is.. just as much an attachment as inordinate love of anything else. Thomas Merton

America I'm putting my queer shoulder to the wheel. Allen Ginsberg

Attachment is the great fabricator of illusions; reality can be attained only by someone who is detached. Simone Weil

He who is overly attached to his family members experiences fear and sorrow, for the root of all grief is attachment. Thus one should discard attachment to be happy. Chanakya

If a person loves only one other person and is indifferent to all others, his love is not love but a symbiotic attachment, or an enlarged egotism. Erich Fromm

To say yes, you have to sweat and roll up your sleeves and plunge both hands into life up to the elbows. It's easy to say no, even if it means dying. Jean Anouilh

Those who consciousness is unified abandon all attachment to the results of action and attain supreme peace. But those whose desires are fragmented, who are selfishly attached to the results of their work, are bound in everything they do. Bhagavad Gita

I recommend limiting one's involvement in other people's lives to a pleasantly scant minimum. This may seem too stoical a position in these madly passionate times, but madly passionate people rarely make good on their madly passionate promises. Quentin Crisp

The kind of relatedness to the world may be noble or trivial, but even being related to the basest kind of pattern is immensely preferable to being alone. Erich Fromm

The gap between the committed and the indifferent is a Sahara whose faint trails, followed by the mind's eye only, fade out in sand. Nadine Gordimer

One must either take an interest in the human situation or else parade before the void. Jean Rostand

If a person loves only one other person, and is indifferent to his fellow men, his love is not love but a symbiotic attachment, or an enlarged egotism. Germaine Greer

My brands are an extension of me. They're close to me. It's not like running GM, where there's no emotional attachment. Jay-Z


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