"A human being has so many skins inside, covering the depths of the heart. We know so many things, but we don't know ourselves! Why, thirty or forty skins or hides, as thick and hard as an ox's or bear's, cover the soul. Go into your own ground and learn to know yourself there."
"The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched - they must be felt with the heart."Meister Eckhart on Helen Keller
"It is during our darkest moments that we must focus to see the light."Meister Eckhart on Aristotle Onassis
"Don't judge each day by the harvest you reap but by the seeds that you plant."Meister Eckhart on Robert Louis Stevenson
"Try to be like the turtle - at ease in your own shell."Meister Eckhart on Bill Copeland
"Find a place inside where there's joy, and the joy will burn out the pain."Meister Eckhart on Joseph Campbell
"When you are thwarted, it is your own attitude that is out of order."
"You may call God love, you may call God goodness. But the best name for God is compassion."
"Every creature is a word of God."
"God is at home, it's we who have gone out for a walk."
"The eye with which I see God is the same eye with which God sees me."