1. “Everything that happens is designed to awaken us. Everything.”
  2. “We are on a journey of becoming that which we already are. That is the impossible paradox of our lives.”
  3. “Whenever you see the love in me, know that it is the love in you that you are seeing.”
  4. “The past is gone. The future never arrives. In truth, there is no life outside of this moment.”
  5. “It is not until you awaken and become fully present that you will realize that you have not been present. It is not until you awaken that you will realize you have been asleep, dreaming that you are awake.”
  6. “If you can see it, hear it, feel it, taste it, touch it, or smell it, you can be present with it. It is of the present moment, and so it brings to you the opportunity to be present with it.”
  7. “We are here to wake up and then to celebrate.That is all we are here to do.”
  8. “You cannot be present in an abstract way. Presence is not about disappearing into nothingness. You can only be present with something that is actually here.
  9. The truth is uncompromising.”
  10. “Wanting others to love you, you give away your heart. Wanting others to see you, you give away your eyes.”
  11. “The way is simple. Transcend judgment. Be here now.”
  12. “If you fully awaken, you will not know yourself. Understand this, and you will understand all.”
  13. “You get lost because you think there is somewhere to go. If you give up believing in a goal or a destination, then you cannot get lost. In the present moment, there is no destination.”
  14. “You can live in a house, but your real home is inside you.”
  15. “Do not seek the answers. Let the answers find you.”
  16. “It is far wiser to ask for a question than an answer. When you think you have all the answers, it simply means you have run out of questions.”
  17. “What do I want?” is your question. And what you want is always changing with the flow. So go with the flow.”
  18. “You can be sad for others but you don’t have to take on their pain.”
  19. “The only way out is in.”
  20. “The journey is from here to here. And the only time you can arrive is now.”
  21. “No joke. When you are truly present, you illuminate everything around you.”
  22. “Awakening is not about becoming who you are. It is about unbecoming who you are not.”
  23. “Everything that occurs is inviting you to become Present.”
  24. “To be present is to be whole. To be whole is to be healed.”
  25. “When I am in nothing, God is in everything.”