"I believe it is essential for our planetary future to develop tools that can change the consciousness which has created the crisis that we are in."
"The empires of the future are the empires of the mind."Stanislav Grof on Winston Churchill
"Every saint has a past and every sinner has a future."Stanislav Grof on Oscar Wilde
"Again, you can't connect the dots looking forward you can only connect them looking backwards. So you have to trust that the dots will somehow connect in your future. You have to trust in something - your gut, destiny, life, karma, whatever. This approach has never let me down, and it has made all the difference in my life."Stanislav Grof on Steve Jobs
"I never think of the future - it comes soon enough."Stanislav Grof on Albert Einstein
"It is not in the stars to hold our destiny but in ourselves."Stanislav Grof on William Shakespeare
"Whether or not we believe in survival of consciousness after death, reincarnation, and karma, it has very serious implications for our behavior."
"An important consequence of freeing oneself from the fear of death is a radical opening to spirituality of a universal and non-denominational type."
"A text of Tibetan Buddhism describes the time of death as a unique opportunity for spiritual liberation from the cycles of death and rebirth and a period that determines our next incarnation."
"There is no fundamental difference between the preparation for death and the practice of dying, and spiritual practice leading to enlightenment."
"Consciousness after death demonstrates the possibility of consciousness operating independently of the body."