When anything assumes the strength of a creed, it becomes self-sustained and derives the needed support from within.
- Mahatma Gandhi, 1928
Simply talking a lot doesnt maintain the Dhamma. Whoever —although hes heard next to nothing— sees Dhamma through his body, is not heedless of Dhamma: hes one who maintains the Dhamma.
- Dhammapada, 259, translated by Thanissaro Bhikkhu
In the sight of Love, fear isn't even as great as a single hair: in the law of Love, everything is offered as a sacrifice.
Whoever marries a woman for her money will have disreputable children.
- Babylonian Talmud, Kiddushin, 70a