When we meet someone and fall in love, we have a sense that the whole universe is on our side. And yet if something goes wrong, there is nothing left! How is it possible for the beauty that was there only minutes before to vanish so quickly? Life moves very fast. It rushes from heaven to hell in a matter of seconds.
When something is written, there is no way to change it.
When I asked you if you wanted to, I was not testing your courage. I was testing your wisdom.
When you travel, you experience, in a very practical way, the act of rebirth. You confront completely new situations, the day passes more slowly, and on most journeys you don't even understand the language the people speak.
When a beginner knows what he needs, he proves more intelligent than an absent-minded sage.