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On Compassion

Compassion is not a relationship between the healer and the wounded. It’s a relationship between equals.
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On Enlightenment

One does not become enlightened by imagining figures of light, but by making the darkness conscious.
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On Efficiency

I'm a little suspicious of efficiency, in part, because I crave it so much.
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On Music

Words make you think. Music makes you feel. A song makes you feel a thought.
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On Civil Rights

It's better to be a pilot light than a firecracker.
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On Life

It ain't no sin to be glad that you're alive.
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On Breaking the Rules

As long as you're dancing, you can break the rules. Sometimes breaking the rules is just extending the rules. Sometimes there are no rules.
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On Growth

Growth is betrayal. There is no other route. There is no arriving somewhere without leaving somewhere.
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On Thinking

The life that I could still live, I should live, and the thoughts that I could still think, I should think.

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