The aim of life is to live, and to live means to be aware, joyously, drunkenly, serenely, divinely aware.
Once your soul is awakened, you never return to the sleepwalking state of mind. Some people become complacent in life. They are just going through the motions and not aware of truth. Seek the knowledge, wisdom, and the understandings that vivify your existence.
Ideas and philosophies have a shelf-life. They must be kept fresh and renewed or they will spoil. If left unattended, the same ideas and philosophies that once nourished you and helped you grow can poison you and make you sick. Become aware of new ideas that can refresh your way of life and be open to the fact that your old ideas and philosophies can work for you for some time, but when the shelf-life has passed, those ideas and philosophies could also harm you.
We awaken by asking the right questions. We awaken when we see knowledge being spread that goes against our own personal experiences. We awaken when we see popular opinion being wrong but accepted as being right, and what is right being pushed as being wrong. We awaken by seeking answers in corners that are not popular. And we awaken by turning on the light inside when everything outside feels dark.
We are human, and we suffer, and unlike the animals on the farm, we are self-aware, and we know that we suffer, and it doesn't hurt more or less if God caused it or could stop it, at least for me. I am definitely of the school that believes God has bigger stuff to worry about than me.
True knowledge is thus the key to happiness. However, you can’t have such knowledge merely from books or by listening to scholars. True knowledge comes only by experiencing life and connecting the dots. When you are aware and your mind is disciplined, true knowledge flows from all directions into your being.
You only feel powerless because your fear has given your power to the object of your fear. Once you realise this, you can claim it back.
Your choices will determine the direction of your life!
Your potential is a hidden treasure. You may not be even aware of it till you discover it. However, it is not easy to find your potential when you are following others or trying to achieve success in an area which is the most sought after.
When we become more aware of our personal growth we long more for heart and spiritual relationships.
Most often, what I don’t know will have a vastly greater bearing on my life that what I do know.
There is nothing morally wrong with buying stolen goods, unless you know that they were stolen.
Forget your voice, sing! Forget your feet, dance! Forget your life, live! Forget yourself and be!
Ignorance paired with arrogance (naïveté) is logical, but arrogance paired with awareness (ego) is toxic.
I'm aware that I can be annoying.
Whenever we witness art in a building, we are aware of an energy contained by it.
Awareness of universals is called conceiving, and a universal of which we are aware is called a concept.
Certainly, as a guitarist, I was aware of descending chromatic lines and arpeggios long before 1968.
Lucid dreaming is dreaming but you being aware that you're doing it.
To shake your rump is to be environmentally aware.