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Everything is blooming most recklessly if it were voices instead of colors, there would be an unbelievable shrieking into the heart of the night.
When I saw others straining toward God, I did not understand it, for though I may have had him less than they did, there was no one blocking the way between him and me, and I could reach his heart easily. It is up to him, after all, to have us, our part consists of almost solely in letting him grasp us.
A good marriage is that in which each appoints the other guardian of his solitude.
The only journey is the one within.
If your daily life seems poor, do not blame it blame yourself, tell yourself that you are not a poet enough to call forth its riches for to the creator there is no poverty and no poor indifferent place.
The deepest experience of the creator is feminine, for it is experience of receiving and bearing.
And even if you were in some prison, the walls of which let none of the sounds of the world come to your senses - would you not then still have your childhood, that precious, kingly possession, that treasure-house of memories?
The great renewal of the world will perhaps consist in this, that man and maid, freed of all false feelings and reluctances, will seek each other not as opposites, but as brother and sister, as neighbors, and will come together as human beings.
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