Knowledge begins with the teaching of the cosmoses. ~ George Gurdjieff Quotes
If you want to tell if someone has spent time polishing the mirror in their heart, so it reflects the secret delight found in the core of creation, just look for the smile in their eyes.
It must be realized that the sleep in which man exists is not normal but hypnotic sleep. Man is hypnotized and this hypnotic state is continually maintained and strengthened in him. ~ George Gurdjieff Quotes
If you really want to produce a lasting impression spend more time focusing on what you are going to say than what you are going to wear.
It is the lower centers that are undeveloped. And it is precisely this lack of development, or the incomplete functioning, of the lower centers that prevents us from making use of the work of the higher centers. ~ George Gurdjieff Quotes
Never underestimate the power of attention – because the simple act of harnessing it will cause you to grow beyond measure.
It is of course presumed that the members of the group must work. If they merely frequent the group and do no work but merely imagine that they are working, or if they regard as work their mere presence in the group, or, as often happens, if they look upon their presence in the group as a pastime, if they make pleasant acquaintances, and so on, then their presence in the group likewise becomes completely useless. ~ George Gurdjieff Quotes