"The materialistic paradigm of Western science has been a major obstacle for any objective evaluation of the data describing the events occurring at the time of death."
"Only two things are infinite, the universe and human stupidity, and I'm not sure about the former."Stanislav Grof on Albert Einstein
"Our scientific power has outrun our spiritual power. We have guided missiles and misguided men."Stanislav Grof on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Science investigates religion interprets. Science gives man knowledge which is power religion gives man wisdom which is control."Stanislav Grof on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"No amount of experimentation can ever prove me right a single experiment can prove me wrong."Stanislav Grof on Albert Einstein
"Bad times have a scientific value. These are occasions a good learner would not miss."Stanislav Grof on Ralph Waldo Emerson
"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."