All know that the drop merges into the ocean but few know that the ocean merges into the drop.— Kabir
Heartwarming Eat Pray Love Book quotations
There comes a point in your life when you need to stop reading other people's book and write your own.
L'amor che move il sole e l'altre stelle (The love that moves the sun and the other stars)
I'm choosing happiness over suffering, I know I am.
I'm making space for the unknown future to fill up my life with yet-to-come surprises.
Your mind will always believe everything you tell it. Feed it hope. Feed it truth. Feed it with love.
Never forget that once upon a time, in an unguarded moment, you recognized yourself as a friend.
The only thing more unthinkable than leaving was staying;
the only thing more impossible than staying was leaving.
Do not apologize for crying. Without this emotion, we are only robots.
The secret to living well and longer is: eat half, walk double, laugh triple and love without measure.
Your emotions are the slaves to your thoughts, and you are the slave to your emotions.
Ruin is a gift. Ruin is the road to transformation.
At some point, you gotta let go, and sit still, and allow contentment to come to you.
Everyone comes with baggage. Find someone who loves you enough to help you unpack.
you must stop looking at the world through your head. You must look through your heart, instead.
God dwells within you, as you.
This was my moment to look for the kind of healing and peace that can only come from solitude.
I hope to arrive to my death, late, in love and a little drunk.
To lose balance sometimes for love is part of living a balanced life.
Guilt's just your ego's way of tricking you into thinking that you're making moral progress. Don't fall for it, my dear.
There is a reason they call God a presence - because God is right here, right now. In the present is the only place to find Him, and now is the only time.
How lucky I am to have something that makes saying goodbye so hard.
I am stronger than depression and I am braver than loneliness and nothing will ever exhaust me.
You have to participate relentlessly in the manifestation of your own blessings.
The resting place of the mind is the heart.
The only thing the mind hears all day is clanging bells and noise and argument, and all it wants is quietude. The only place the mind will ever find peace is inside the silence of the heart. That's where you need to go.
There comes a day when you realize turning the page is the best feeling in the world, because you realize there is so much more to the book than the page you were stuck on.
We don't realize that, somewhere within us all, there does exist a supreme self who is eternally at peace.
to travel is worth any cost or sacrifice.
The more exquisitely and delightfully you can do nothing, the higher your life's achievement.
Take a lover who looks at you like maybe you are magic.
Learn your way around loneliness. Make a map of it. Sit with it, for once in your life. Welcome to the human experience.
He is, most of all, l'amor che move il sole e l'altre stelle.
Om Namah Shivaya, meaning, I honor the divinity that resides within me.
To love a person is to see all of their magic, and to remind them of it when they have forgotten.
[Italian men] are like show poodles. Sometimes they look so good I want to applaud.
Having a baby is like getting a tattoo on your face.
You really need to be certain it's what you want before you commit.
There’s a crack (or cracks) in everyone…that’s how the light of God gets in.
Let the beauty of what you love be what you do.
Our whole business in this Life is to restore to health the eye of the heart whereby God may be seen.
I was not rescued by a prince; I was the administrator of my own rescue.
What worked yesterday doesn't always work today.
Sometimes the strongest people are the ones who love beyond all faults, cry behind closed doors and fight battles that nobody knows about.
The Yogic path is about disentangling the built-in glitches of the human condition, which I'm going to over-simply define here as the heartbreaking inability to sustain contentment.
When the karma of a relationship is done, only love remains. It's safe. Let go.
The resting place of the mind is the heart.
Faith is belief in what you cannot see or prove or touch.
Faith is walking face-first and full-speed into the dark.
I am burdened with what the Buddhists call the 'monkey mind' -- the thoughts that swing from limb to limb, stopping only to scratch themselves, spit and howl.