Quotes of Chariot

“ Know the self to be sitting in the chariot, the body to be the chariot, the intellect the charioteer, and the mind the reins. ”

- Veda Upanishads

“ Know thou the self as riding in a chariot, The body as the chariot. Know thou the intellect as the chariot-driver, And the mind as the reins. The senses, they say, are the horses; The objects of sense, what they range over. The self combined with senses and mind Wise men call the enjoyer. ”

- Albert Pike

“ But at my back I always hear time's winged chariot hurrying near. ”

- Andrew Marvell

“ He who holds back rising anger like a rolling chariot, him I call a real driver; other people are but holding the reins. ”

- The Dhammapada

“ It was prettily devised of Aesop, "The fly sat on the axle tree of the chariot wheel and said, what dust do I raise! ". ”

- Francis Bacon

“ Look upon your chastening as God's chariots sent to carry your soul into the high places of spiritual achievement. ”

- Hannah Whitall Smith

“ You are not going to get peace with millions of armed men. The chariot of peace cannot advance over a road littered with cannon. ”

- David Lloyd

“ Know the Self as Lord of the chariot, the body as the chariot itself, the discriminating intellect as the charioteer, and the mind as the reins. The senses, say the wise, are the horses; selfish desires are the roads they travel. ”

- Katha Upanishad

“ Each man takes care that his neighbor shall not cheat him. But a day comes when he begins to care that he does not cheat his neighbor. Then all goes well — he has changed his market-cart into a chariot of the sun. ”

- Ralph Waldo Emerson

“ Away with the cant of "Measures, not men!" — the idle supposition that it is the harness and not the horses that draw the chariot along. No, Sir, if the comparison must be made, if the distinction must be taken, men are everything, measures comparatively nothing. ”

- George Canning
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