“People with diseases like AIDS and cancer feel an urgency in straightening out their lives, examining their purpose, and confronting the reality of death. Ironically, in spite of the physical and emotional pain they experience, many of these patients express gratitude for this opportunity. The encounter with their own mortality changes their priorities in life, […]

“Comparison, more than reality, makes men happy or wretched.”

“You must stay drunk on writing so reality cannot destroy you.”

“For a successful technology, reality must take precedence over public relations, for Nature cannot be fooled”

“In reality, killing time is only the name for another of the multifarious ways by which Time kills us.”

“There are more things, Lucilius, that frighten us than injure us, and we suffer more in imagination than in reality.”

“Other people’s opinion of you does not have to become your reality.”

“There are more things, Lucilius, that frighten us than injure us, and we suffer more in imagination than in reality.”

“Powder snow skiing is not fun. It’s life, fully lived, life lived in a blaze of reality.”

“Meditation is simply seeing reality and acknowledging it with bare honesty”