All the worry people expend over not existing after they die, yet nary a one ever seems to spare a moment to worry about not having existed before they were conceived. Or at all. After all, one sperm over and we would have been our sisters, and we’d never have been missed.
If you are deeply connected with yourself, with your energy, staying awake to yourself in the moment, other prisoners tend to leave you alone.
God can only be of service to me and I to him, not in the past, nor in the future, but only right now in this moment.
What she had realised was that love was that moment when your heart was about to burst.
Today is a gift I honor by fully living it.
Any moment called NOW is always full of possibles.
The summer stretched out the daylight as if on a rack. Each moment was drawn out until its anatomy collapsed. Time broke down. The day progressed in an endless sequence of dead moments.
Sometimes a movie encapsulates a period or a moment in all of our lives in such a way that it never dies.
They’ll kill you for doing this," I breathed in a brief moment when his lips traveled to my neck. "If I don’t I’ll die anyways.
That was just my own personal program: I didn’t want to get too high over the good moments because I didn’t want to be saddened and depressed when things didn’t go as I had planned.
[Happiness] comes when we choose to be who we are, to be ourselves, at this present moment in our lives.
Our band doesn’t like pressure or timelines. We like to be in a casual environment where everyone is happy with their surroundings. It’s not like being in Brooklyn – if you’re somewhere beautiful like upstate, you can walk outside to take a moment. It’s a big part of our functioning.
In any moment, I guess we could whip out a guitar and start playing old school.
Resolved, never to lose one moment of time; but improve it the most profitable way I possibly can.
I have my moments – usually twice every album – when I basically lose it.
Know the right moment.
Each movement reminds us that every moment invites a new opportunity for change.
Each exhale allows us to let go of the moment that has just passed.
Say you’re doing a headstand. The moment you think to yourself, "Wow, I’m doing this pose!" is usually the moment you’ll topple out of it.
The moment you know you know you know.
Make the best of every moment. We’re not evolving. We’re not going anywhere.
Things have to hit for the moment. That’s one of the reasons I’m into video; the image has to hit immediately. I adore video and the whole cutting up of it.
Every place is a place to practice. Every time is a time to practice. Zen is concerned with the thought we have this moment rather than with rituals or rules of behavior