The only way to make sense out of change is to plunge into it, move with it, and join the dance.
To have faith is to trust yourself to the water. When you swim you don't grab hold of the water, because if you do you will sink and drown. Instead you relax, and float.
I have realized that the past and future are real illusions, that they exist in the present, which is what there is and all there is.
But the attitude of faith is to let go, and become open to truth, whatever it might turn out to be.
You and I are all as much continuous with the physical universe as a wave is continuous with the ocean.
Never pretend to a love which you do not actually feel, for love is not ours to command.
Trying to define yourself is like trying to bite your own teeth.
No valid plans for the future can be made by those who have no capacity for living now.