“The ultimate reason for meditating is to transform ourselves in order to be better able to transform the world.”

Matthieu Ricard

“Only when the voice of duty is silent, or when it has already spoken, may we allowably think of the consequences of a particular action.”

Augustus Hare

“The most luxurious thing to me is having an hour of my day.”

Grant Achatz

“I think for me, happiness is crucial, but I think we think that happiness comes from amassing and getting things and being and being successful, when in my experience of happiness comes when you everything away, when you serve people, when you’re watching something you do make somebody happy – that’s when happiness happens.”

Eve Ensler