Aphorisms presented in this Compendium were not yet written or not found in
time to be included in New Extracts. WM
- Buddhism says: "Accept your fate." Jungism says: "Accept your fate." Perhaps acceptance means: Stop being your own judge -- just exist. Perhaps accepting without giving up is a discreet form of struggle.
- Glide on the surface of life.
Don't succumb to the abyss of despair
Remain alert to impressions from nowhere.
- It isn't worth it "to be prepared for death." When death approaches, one has to say to himself: "Eh, one more unpleasant thing to come"...
- Some life stories may be summed up: Window on a rich interior world vs. window on exterior world full of garbage.
- Remember that your present is your future past.
- I am like an aquarium fish that doesn't care who watches.
- I'm a tree --exposed to all weathers. I bear beautiful fruits without caring who collects them. Nobody fertilizes.
- The Romantic Poet Mickiewicz said: "Measure your strength according to intentions and not intentions according to your strength." Aging is when Mickiewicz's advice no longer applies to you.
- Perpetual motion? How could space, which has experienced the wind, resonate with it forever? Each instrument needs the contribution of skill and energy; otherwise it joins the great silence.
- People always think that things happen between them and the world and it's always a dead end between them and them.
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