"Nature never repeats herself, and the possibilities of one human soul will never be found in another."
-- Elizabeth Cady Stanton
"Time is a created thing. To say 'I don't have time,' is like saying, 'I don't want to.'"
"By believing passionately in something that still does not exist, we create it. The non-existent is whatever we have not sufficiently desired."
-- Nikos Kazantzakis
"We have no need to teach pure motives to the mind. All that is necessary to make the mind pure is to undo the negative conditioning to which it has been subjected; then we will be left with pure, unconditioned awareness."
-- Eknath Easwaran
"Chronos is clocks, deadlines, watches, calendars, agendas, planners, schedules, beepers.
Chronos is time at her worst. Chronos keeps track... Chronos is the world's time.
Kairos is transcendence, infinity, reverence, joy, passion, love, the Sacred.
Kairos is intimacy with the Real. Kairos is time at her best. ...
Kairos is Spirit's time.
We exist in chronos. We long for kairos. That's our duality.
Chronos requires speed so that it won't be wasted.
Kairos requires space so that it might be savored.
We do in chronos. In kairos we're allowed to be ...
It takes only a moment to cross over from chronos into kairos, but it does take a moment.
All that kairos asks is our willingness to stop running long enough to hear the music of the spheres."
-- Sarah Ban Breathnach