Monsters are real, and ghosts are real too. They live inside us, and sometimes, they win.
We can easily forgive a child who is afraid of the dark; the real tragedy of life is when men are afraid of the light.
The real voyage of discovery consists not in seeking new landscapes, but in having new eyes.
We must make the choices that enable us to fulfill the deepest capacities of our real selves.
A real friend is one who walks in when the rest of the world walks out.
People can have many different kinds of pleasure. The real one is that for which they will forsake the others.
Real happiness is cheap enough, yet how dearly we pay for its counterfeit.
There is nothing like staying at home for real comfort.
The pitcher cries for water to carry and a person for work that is real.
It's okay to love something a little too much,as long as it's real to you.
The most basic and somehow forgettable thing is this: Love is not pain. Love is goodness. And real love--it's less shiny than solid and simple.
I have been finding treasures in places I did not want to search. I have been hearing wisdom from tongues I did not want to listen. I have been finding beauty where I did not want to look. And I have learned so much from journeys I did not want to take. Forgive me, O Gracious One; for I have been closing my ears and eyes for too long. I have learned that miracles are only called miracles because they are often witnessed by only those who can can see through all of life's illusions. I am ready to see what really exists on other side, what exists behind the blinds, and taste all the ugly fruit instead of all that looks right, plump and ripe.
as soon as we renounce fiction and illusion, we lose reality itself; the moment we subtract fictions from reality, reality itself loses its discursive-logical consistency.
I cannot encourage any fabrication even for the sake of making people feel good. If I were to fabricate consciously and knowingly, I would not only be ordaining myself their enemy, but also ordaining myself God's enemy.
I was transformed the day My ego shattered, And all the superficial, material Things that mattered To me before, Suddenly ceased To matter.
Entertainment is temporary happiness, but the real happiness is permanent entertainment.
Darkness makes me wish that light was real.
God is really only another artist. He invented the giraffe, the elephant and the cat. He has no real style, He just goes on trying other things.
Sooner or later I will be faced with the fact that the world is helpless to meet my needs. And at that point, I will be left with two conclusions; that life is cruel or God is real.
Oh my God ... YOU are real. Oh my God ... You ARE real. OH MY GOD ... You are REAL! Oh my God ... You're really real!