Gurdjieff Page 6


Without Self Knowledge

"Without self knowledge, without understanding the working and functions of his machine, man cannot be free, he cannot govern himself and he will always...

Religion is Doing

"Religion is doing; a man does not merely think his religion or feel it, he "lives" his religion as much as he is able,...

Man is Continually Changing

"It is the greatest mistake to think that man is always one and the same. A man is never the same for long. He...

Properly Organized Groups

"In properly organized groups no faith is required; what is required is simply a little trust and even that only for a little while,...

To Lose Your Faith

"If you want to lose your faith, make friends with a priest."

One Rite Contains More than a Hundred Books

"Every ceremony or rite has a value if it is performed without alteration. A ceremony is a book in which a great deal is...

In Love With Suffering

"A man will renounce any pleasures you like but he will not give up his suffering."