An intelligent mind is an inquiring mind. It is not satisfied with explanations, with conclusions; nor is it a mind that believes, because belief is again another form of conclusion.
It's not the daily increase but daily decrease. Hack away at the unessential.
I no longer cover paradise. More important, I no longer fear hell. If you ask me what I will be in heaven, I will say this: Why should I think about something so far away when there are so many things in this life I have not finished learning about?
Growth is the constant discovery and understanding in one's process of living.
Take things as they are. Punch when you have to punch. Kick when you have to kick.
Any technique, however worthy and desirable, becomes a disease, when the mind is obsessed with it.