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“If I can let you go as trees let go / ... Lose what I lose to keep what I can keep, / The strong root still alive under the snow, / Love will endure — if I can let you go.”
“All is waiting and all is work; all is change and all is permanence.”
“To be sorry and glad together is to be perceptive to the richness of life.”
“One gains a certain hold on one's life / by boldly casting it aside.”
“I learned to make my mind large, as the universe is large, so that there is room for paradoxes.”
“Whatever is said may also be denied. Every realization contains the seeds of its opposite.”
“Everything is paradox. The danger is one-dimensional thinking.”