"Whatever the structure of the unconscious may be, one thing is certain: it contains an indefinite number of motifs or patterns of an archaic character, in principle identical with the root ideas of mythology and similar thoughtforms." C. G. Jung, Psychological Commentary
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Daisaku Ikeda

1 "Human minds, when filled with love, trust and mercy, will naturally lead nature, an entity of life, to function vividly and creatively. The responses from the macrocosm will then in turn work to benefit human life."

2 "The brain of each individual is, to speak analytically, a brain cell of the society to which he belongs. These brain cells function so as to influence and communicate with each other. As the influences extend to every part of society, the great spirit of the society arises and grows."

3 "Correct attitudes and directions in life can open one's eyes to the existence of the harmonious rhythm of all things in the universe, and can inspire one to seek to coexist with all living things."

4 "The vibration of each individual human life affects all other types of life, and even alters the undercurrents of a people's consciousness."

5 "Each entity of life is inseparably linked with all other beings and things in the universe because the ultimate essence of life which supports them all is one with the life of the universe."

6 "It is true that nature is alive, a superbly intricate web of relationships;….Nature appears to be a gigantic living organism, endowed with a will of its own and a complete, well-developed nervous system."

7 "Ecological principles reveal that each and every living organism is tied to all other living organisms."

8 "Our life-flow or rhythm working in the present moment contains all past experiences and at the same time, building on these, develops unlimited future potential. To put it more concretely, the life-activity of the present moment revives and reflects on all experiences of the past, and at the same time makes a powerful start toward a future filled with bright hope."

9 "In its depths, the human psyche possesses a base which is shared by all human beings. Every human being has a repository of all past human experience in the recesses of his psyche and it is there that he can communicate with all his fellow human beings on earth."

10 "Hope, determination and joy perform the function of infinitely developing the unlimited potential of the future by incorporating experiences gained in the past."

11 "The human psyche has a common foundation shared by all human beings, and everyone has as part of his birthright a cache containing the heritage of millions of years, all in the recesses of the individual psyche. The experiences shared by all human beings, stretchng over one million years, are imprinted upon our memories within and behind the innermost depths of our personal experiences." Yoichi Kawada, Japanese physician

12 "Cells and organs [in the human body] independently keep the rhythm of life, and yet they work together to maintain a consistent order in their interrelated functions. Here we can see a most exquisite harmony between the individual parts and the whole living organism."

13 "The human body certainly has a superb, intimate relationship with the flow of nature. It corresponds intricately to the natural rhythm. All life is immersed in the vast ocean of the natural world, vividly pulsing in harmony with the ever-changing motions of the universe."

14 "The human body is no mere collection of cells and organs. It is a creative potential; the cells, organs and systems display their individual character and yet coordinate their activities in harmonious unity."

15 "By realizing and grasping the ultimate truth inherent within one's own life one can act fearlessly and vigorously, and at the same time understand that all life, including his own, is endowed with peerless sanctity."

16 "When we direct our eyes deep into our own self, we can automatically grasp the origin of our behavior and the direction to further progress."

17 "Eternal life is contained in the fleeting present."

18 "The physical universe is a manifestation of one eternal reality."

19 "'Only One Cosmos' – this slogan, indeed, is a guide for truly human behavior."

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Tracy Harris
Thursday, March 6, 2014
Being Radiant

What a lovely group of amazing work. Thank you for this.

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Tuesday, December 17, 2013
center for sacred psychology los angeles

I would like to contact Richard Roberts to ask permission to reprint the cover art from his Tales for Jung Folk on our website. We have a spiritual astrology section, and this would be a great addition to it--as an personification of the energies of Saturn. Can you help me find Richard? Many thanks, Betsy Caprio, D.Min.

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Tuesday, October 8, 2013
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Amy Shearer
Thursday, September 12, 2013
Canada Abbotsford

When someone hurts someone we love, our first instinct is to attack them back, that is not who we are... We need to learn to listen to our spirit and not our minds...

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Wednesday, October 17, 2012
PONO Switzerland - Hawaii

ALOHA :-) how can i get in touch with the author richard roberts book of tarot and revelations? any suggestions welcome, it?s on family matters!

Maria Estrada
Tuesday, April 17, 2012

Do you know where can I find books from Agnes Sanford in The Netherlands? Thanks for your help

Willem Peter Hartgring
Monday, November 21, 2011
The Dator Formarum Foundation Utrecht, the Netherlands

LS, I would like to contact B. Borchert personal. Would you know how? Kind regards, Willem Peter

Friday, September 23, 2011
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Dreams are the things That makes up REALITY ?

Kuan Yin (as Channeled by Lena Lees & Transcribed by Hope Bradford)
Friday, June 10, 2011
Oracle of Compassion: the Living Word of Kuan Yin

"A helpful mindset is simple-living and high-thinking”, continues Kuan Yin. “Science is constantly evolving. There are now recyclable batteries, ink cartridges, etc. Keep up to date on the latest technologies. Be aware, set examples and create trends that will positively influence people’s lives and the environment. As I said earlier, however, this is also a discussion about love and developing a greater capacity to love. It can help everyone. We’re all one huge family, a great continuum. Don’t underestimate the power of the love created in your homes and families. This love has an immense potency, the power to influence other’s lives in a positive way.”-Kuan Yin

june maffin
Wednesday, May 11, 2011
Soulistry-Artistry of the Soul

Recently discovered this site through Circle Connections and thought others might like to know of another resource where inspirational quotations offer much "food for thought" insofar as the quotations are accompanied by Soulistry Soul-Questions ... questions which encourage one to go-within and reflect on the quotation from a variety of perspectives. The Soulistry book has just been released and is available on Amazon.com as well as other online booksellers and local bookstores. Thank you for helping me to share news of Soulistry (full title of the book btw is "Soulistry-Artistry of the Soul: Creative Ways to Nurture Your Spirituality").

Roslyn Rus
Monday, June 21, 2010
Toronto, ON Canada

Dear Bruce: What a remarkable synchronicity it is, to open up this page, and find several amazing quotes from the much-beloved ecospiritual community of Findhorn! This is just another "coincidence" for me, as part of a seemingly-ongoing set of experiences regarding Findhorn and the Nature Spirits. Thank you for including the Spirit of Findhorn on your website! ... By the way, I have been trying to log-in to my page, so that I may update my email address, but am at the moment unable to do so; as of last week, I haven't been able to access my Gmail account, and have set up a new Gmail address: roslynrus33@gmail.com . I shall send you an email directly regarding this. Many blessings, Roslyn.

Samantha Paitakis
Tuesday, February 9, 2010
IlluminatingSpirit - Samantha Spiritual Gathering Westhampton, NY

At Samantha's Spiritual Gathering the mission and purpose is to empty the chalice/temple (self) of all things co-mingled on the Earth plane with earthly people and to Allow the self/being on all levels, to fill up with the Spirit of the Divine Creator... that Spirit which is enmeshed, saturated, and intertwined with your Spirit. Bringing that Spirit down into the Chalice of your beingness...your physical body as well, helps everyone to be empowered through their own Spirit guided by the Divine Creator of many names. The Global Network is a Gathering, sharing Spirit to Spirit and I am humbly grateful to partake in sharing from my space of Spirit. Thank You, Samantha Paitakis

cynthia f. davidson
Sunday, January 3, 2010
Touch Stone Center retreat sanctuary Rhode Island

Wonderful to find this site, via the Wisdom Page! We have a perpetual calendar with the same kind of quotes which you & your viewers might enjoy. Makes a great gift for under $20! And there's an daily emailed version (for free) which accompanies the printed one. Keep up the good work. You never know who's being inspired by your beautiful site. I know I was!

Tuesday, November 10, 2009
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i have liked tha way the book changes peoples minds

Joseph Gagliano
Sunday, November 1, 2009
buenos aires - argentina

Let Synthesis be!!

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Sunday, September 13, 2009
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Good work, The guidance and the transformation of the soul... The light of initiation... Thank...

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Thursday, August 6, 2009

It is a wonderful work! thank you

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Bruce Schuman
Monday, May 18, 2009
Interspirit Foundation Santa Barbara CA USA

Thanks for being here. Many blessings to you, and may the wind of spirit always be at your back. And thanks -- to JoAnn, for the stunning work she has done here in gathering this vision.