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Ecstatic Quotes

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Ecstasy is our very nature;
not to be ecstatic is simply unnecessary.
To be ecstatic is natural, spontaneous.
It needs no effort to be ecstatic,
it needs great effort to be miserable.
That's why you look to tired,
because misery is really hard work;
to maintain it is really difficult,
because you are doing something against nature.
- Osho

I was elated, ecstatic and extremely surprised that we were successful.
- Neil Armstrong

Life has always taken place in a tumult without apparent cohesion,
but it only finds its grandeur and its reality in ecstasy and in ecstatic love.
- Georges Bataille

The soul should always stand ajar, ready to welcome the ecstatic experience.
- Emily Dickinson

 

I was ecstatic they re-named 'French Fries' as 'Freedom Fries'.
Grown men and women in positions of power in the U.S.
government showing themselves as idiots.
- Johnny Depp

Pleasure is a shadow, wealth is vanity,
and power a pageant; but knowledge is ecstatic in enjoyment,
perennial in frame, unlimited in space and indefinite in duration.
- DeWitt Clinton

I started producing work with an ecstatic addiction.
- Ben Nicholson

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I want people to be ecstatic but to cry at the same time.
- Wayne Coyne

People can inhabit anything.
And they can be miserable in anything and ecstatic in anything.
More and more I think that architecture has nothing to do with it.
Of course, that's both liberating and alarming.
- Rem Koolhaas

I have never described the time I was in Doctor Who
as anything except a kind of ecstatic success,
but all the rest has been rather a muddle and a disappointment.
Compared to Doctor Who, it has been an outrageous failure really -
it's so boring.
- Tom Baker

Appreciate again and again, freshly and naively,
the basic goods of life, with awe,
pleasure, wonder and even ecstasy,
however stale these experiences may have become to others.
- Abraham Maslow

Find ecstasy in life;
the mere sense of living is joy enough.
- Emily Dickinson

My Loved One
You are my ground and you are my rainbow.
You are my butterfly and you are my ecstasy.
You are the start of my journeys and always my destination.
You are my home - the place to which I always return.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Just one quality of the Buddha has to be remembered.
He consists only of one quality: witnessing.
This small word witnessing contains the whole of spirituality.
Witness that you are not the body.
Witness that you are not the mind.
Witness that you are only a witness.
As the witnessing deepens,
you start becoming drunk with the divine.
That is what is called ecstasy.
- Osho

The ineffable joy of forgiving and being forgiven forms
an ecstasy that might well arouse the envy of the gods.
- Elbert Hubbard

You are my ground and you are my rainbow.
You are my butterfly and you are my ecstasy.
You are the start of my journeys and always my destination.
You are my home - the place to which I always return.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Reality doesn't impress me.
I only believe in intoxication, in ecstasy,
and when ordinary life shackles me,
I escape, one way or another.
No more walls.
- Anais Nin

Being a motion picture actress is the pitch of ecstasy.
- Norma Shearer

Anyone who hasn't experienced the ecstasy of betrayal
knows nothing about ecstasy at all.
- Jean Genet

There's an ecstasy about doing something really good on film:
the composition of a shot,
the drama within the shot, the texture...
It's palpable.
- William Shatner

It totally ruins my voice.
I quit smoking, drinking, and doing ecstasy.
- Mark Hoppus

Living substance conquers the frenzy of destruction
only in the ecstasy of procreation.
- Walter Benjamin

The moment eternal - just that and no more -
When ecstasy's utmost we clutch at the core While cheeks burn,
arms open, eyes shut, and lips meet!
- Robert Browning

Young kids are taking Viagra, ecstasy.
They even want instant sex.
- Tim Reid

Existence itself does not feel horrible;
it feels like an ecstasy,
rather, which we have only to be still to experience.
- John Updike

The forms of art are inexhaustible; but all lead by
the same road of aesthetic emotion to the same world of aesthetic ecstasy.
- Clive Bell

Man thrives where angels would die of ecstasy and where
pigs would die of disgust.
- Kenneth Rexroth

The poetry that sustains me is when I feel that,
for a minute, the clouds have parted and I've seen ecstasy or something.
- Rita Dove

As a small child, I felt in my heart two contradictory feelings,
the horror of life and the ecstasy of life.
- Charles Baudelaire

To burn always with this hard, gem-like flame,
to maintain this ecstasy, is success in life.
- Walter Pater

Ecstasy is not really part of the scene we can do on celluloid.
- Orson Welles

Not every song I write is ecstasy.
And it can happen only one time.
After that, when you sing the same melody and words,
it's pleasure, but you don't get wiped out.
- Paul Simon

It is through the cracks in our brains that ecstasy creeps in.
- Logan P. Smith

I think we've come a long way since then.
The big thing that changed was when ecstasy came along in Britain.
- Neil Tennant

I am in total ecstasy with where my life is now.
- Wavy Gravy

If a hermit lives in a state of ecstasy,
his lack of comfort becomes the height of comfort.
He must relinquish it.
- Jean Cocteau

One may speak about anything on earth with fire,
with enthusiasm, with ecstasy, but one only speaks
about oneself with avidity.
- Ivan Turgenev

I will not be just a tourist in the world of images,
just watching images passing by which I cannot live in,
make love to, possess as permanent sources of joy and ecstasy.
- Anais Nin

The moment you have in your heart this extraordinary
thing called love and feel the depth,
the delight, the ecstasy of it, you will discover that
for you the world is transformed.
- Jiddu Krishnamurti

I remember all too well the premiere of Ecstasy when
I watched my bare bottom bounce across the screen and
my mother and father sat there in shock.
- Hedy Lamarr

After an eternity of seeking the sudden threshold of
seeing and finding leaves one filled with a strange
paradox of ecstasy and grief.
I was born to see.
- Joy Page

Beauty is an ecstasy; it is as simple as hunger.
There is really nothing to be said about it.
It is like the perfume of a rose: you can smell it and that is all.
- W. Somerset Maugham

The highest ecstasy is the attention at its fullest.
- Simone Weil

Poetry for me is as much a spiritual practice as sexual ecstasy is.
- James Broughton

All that this world needs is a good cleansing of the heart
of all the inhibitions of the past.
And laughter and tears can do both.
Tears will take out all the agony that is hidden inside you
and laughter will take all that is preventing your ecstasy.
Once you have learned the art you will be immensely surprised.
- Osho

Only the united beat of sex and heart together can create ecstasy.
- Anais Nin

You do not need to leave your room.
Remain sitting at your table and listen.
Do not even listen, simply wait, be quiet still and solitary.
The world will freely offer itself to you to be unmasked,
it has no choice, it will roll in ecstasy at your feet.
- Franz Kafka

There is an ecstasy that marks the summit of life,
and beyond which life cannot rise.
And such is the paradox of living, this ecstasy comes when one is most alive,
and it comes as a complete forgetfulness that one is alive.
- Jack London

And I have been able to give freedom and life which
was acknowledged in the ecstasy of walking hand in
hand across the most beautiful bridge of the world,
the cables enclosing us and pulling us upward in such
a dance as I have never walked and never can walk with another.
- Hart Crane

Some of the wise boys who say my music is loud,
blatant and that's all should see the faces of the
kids who have driven a hundred miles through the snow to see the band...
to stand in front of the bandstand in an ecstasy all their own.
- Stan Kenton

The body is an instrument which
only gives off music when it is used as a body.
Always an orchestra, and just as music traverses walls,
so sensuality traverses the body and reaches up to ecstasy.
- Anais Nin

Art and Religion are, then, two roads by which men
escape from circumstance to ecstasy.
Between aesthetic and religious rapture there is a family alliance.
Art and Religion are means to similar states of mind.
- Clive Bell

It is not necessary that you leave the house.
Remain at your table and listen.
Do not even listen, only wait.
Do not even wait, be wholly still and alone.
The world will present itself to you for its unmasking,
it can do no other, in ecstasy it will writhe at your feet.
- Franz Kafka

My job in this life is to give people spiritual ecstasy through music.
In my concerts people cry, laugh, dance.
If they climaxed spiritually, I did my job.
I did it decently and honestly.
- Carlos Santana

Great passions may give us a quickened sense of life,
ecstasy and sorrow of love, the various forms of enthusiastic activity,
disinterested or otherwise, which comes naturally to many of us.
- Walter Pater

Live with intention.
Walk to the edge.
Listen hard.
Practice wellness.
Play with abandon.
Laugh.
Choose with no regret.
Appreciate your friends.
Continue to learn.
Do what you love.
Live as if this is all there is.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

Curiosity takes courage.
The most important promises are the ones you make to yourself.
Pay Attention.
Appreciate. Listen. Imagine.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

I believe that everything happens for a reason.
People change so that you can learn to let go,
things go wrong so that you appreciate them when they're right,
you believe lies so you eventually learn to trust no one but yourself,
and sometimes good things fall apart so better things can fall together.
- Marilyn Monroe

Appreciate the Unexpected.
- Anonymous

Whether one believes in a religion or not,
and whether one believes in rebirth or not,
there isn't anyone who doesn't
appreciate kindness and compassion.
- Tenzin Gyatso, the 14th Dalai Lama

No, they don't appreciate you - and it's not their job.
It's your own job to appreciate yourself.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

We are all different - and we are all one.
Take time to understand, and to appreciate.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

I wish you enough rain to appreciate the sun more.
- Anonymous

Pause to appreciate the beauty around you.
Whether rainbow or butterfly,
mountain or tree, painting or poem -
whether crafted by nature or by a human hand -
beauty adds a magical element to life
that surpasses logic and science.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

It is better to lead from behind
and to put others in front,
especially when you celebrate victory
when nice things occur.
You take the front line when there is danger.
Then people will appreciate your leadership.
- Nelson Mandela

One is taught by experience to put a premium
on those few people who can appreciate you for what you are.
- Gail Godwin

Self-respect is often mistaken for arrogance
when in reality it is the opposite.
When we can recognize all our good qualities
as well as or faults with neutrality,
we can start to appreciate ourselves
as we would a dear friend
and experience the comfortable inner glow of respect.
To embrace the journey towards our full potential
we need to become our own loving teacher and coach.
Spurring ourselves on to become better human beings,
we develop true regard for ourselves,
and our life will become sacred.
- Osho

Take time today to appreciate beauty -
natural beauty, art, people.
Slow down, breathe deeply, smile.
It's a beautiful world.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Take a long walk alone in the woods -
leave the cellphone and music player at home.
Your whole BEing will appreciate it.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Now, if you don't mind, I'd appreciate it if you could lower your wand.
- the movie Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban

We don't appreciate what we have until it's gone.
Freedom is like that. It's like air.
When you have it, you don't notice it.
- Boris Yeltsin


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