“Pure and true concentration…”

DAILY THEOSOPHY QUOTES Wednesday 17th July 2013 “Concentration, or the use of the attention in the direction of anything that we wish to do, consistently and persistently, has long been recognized as the most effective means of arriving at the full expression of our powers and energies. The ancients called the power to focus the attention upon a subject or object for as long a … Continue reading “Pure and true concentration…”

“Man must save himself…”

DAILY THEOSOPHY QUOTES Saturday 29th June 2013 “There is no doubt that the principles enunciated by Jesus of Nazareth would make the world a better and a happier one, but who among all the people follows them in his daily life or in his dealings with his fellow-men; we profess “belief” in those principles and promulgated ethics and daily and hourly contravene them; of what … Continue reading “Man must save himself…”

“There is never any need to desire…”

DAILY THEOSOPHY QUOTES Monday 10th June 2013 “Desire … with regard to the personality, is the cause of all sin, sorrow, and suffering. Such desire is based on selfish thought; it is not what others desire; it heeds not any other urge than its own. The unfulfilled desires, it is, that hurt us; yet do the fulfilled desires give us happiness? Never, for so soon … Continue reading “There is never any need to desire…”