Quotation Explorer - 'Mehmet Murat Ildan'

Poor or rich, black or white, quiet or naughty, mentally defective or sharp-witted, thin or fat, all children are great! - Mehmet Murat ildan
There are great roads, beautiful bridges, lovely parks, gorgeous gardens and wonderful buildings in a big city. But there is something missing, something very important: The spirit of nature! - Mehmet Murat ildan
On the path to truth, you can’t see many people; truth’s way is calm and quiet. Look around you, friend! Are there too many people on the path you walk? If there are, question your path! Get away from the crowds! - Mehmet Murat ildan
When you want to be alone, even few people around you will seem like a tremendous crowd to you! - Mehmet Murat ildan
One of the most stupid things in life is not to enter the door which is wide open just because of the fear that this door will be shut and going back will be impossible! Have some courage, because even a harvest mouse leaves his hole to discover new places! - Mehmet Murat ildan
What are we? We are a thinking universe! - Mehmet Murat ildan
When we were monkeys, we were more human because we were at least not destroying the nature those days! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Wind is the sacred music of the leaves; wherever and whenever the wind blows, over there leaves start their holy dancing frantically! - Mehmet Murat ildan
It is always possible that society you live in might go backwards, towards the land of ignorance and darkness! While this tragedy and stupidity happening, you must move forward! You must walk forward, towards the light and wisdom, to the land of reason! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Being alive is being a part of a dream and there is no dream outside the life! - Mehmet Murat ildan
It is obvious that most people are not living the life they want to live! The easiest solution for this problem is to give up the life you want to live. And the hardest solution is this: Give up everything which prevents you to live the life you want to live! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Some beautiful opportunities are like birds. They may be there but only till the next second! - Mehmet Murat ildan
How shall a society remember its miners underground while it cannot even remember its homeless above ground? - Mehmet Murat ildan
Here are the Ten Commandments for a writer: Create, Create, Create, Create, Create, Create... - Mehmet Murat ildan
The name of the regime where media is on the side of the government is undoubtedly fascism, a regime of the sick minds where freedoms are drowned in the cold waters of oppressions! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Though we think we see different things from our windows, in reality we see the same things: Happiness and sorrow! All that is seen from every window! - Mehmet Murat ildan
If you are happy, don’t analyse your happiness, don’t ask questions and don’t even think about it; just live it to the fullest! - Mehmet Murat ildan
When you are watching the universe, you are watching yourself! Wherever you visit in the universe, you visit yourself! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Whatever you do or wherever you go in life, after a while everything you did will look like a dream to you! - Mehmet Murat ildan
After a long time when the sun finally comes out of the clouds, the Earth salutes it by striking its best pose! - Mehmet Murat ildan
For a chic and an honorable full victory, you must make your own fight and win your own battle entirely by yourself! Try to refuse any help to get a pure victory, a victory which belongs merely to yourself! - Mehmet Murat ildan
When you leave a port, ask yourself two questions: What mark you have made on that port and what have you learned from that port? - Mehmet Murat ildan
When you think what happened to you is the end of the world, just hold your head up and look around you, you will see that the world is there, ready to give you new things! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Paris has history, it has art, it has wonderful architecture, it has literature, but much more important than all these, it has freedom! If a city cannot offer freedom to its dwellers, all its other beauties will be meaningless! - Mehmet Murat ildan
A dull speech which is full of truths is much more brilliant than an eloquent speech which is full of lies! - Mehmet Murat ildan
There is no country on earth which does need no revolution! - Mehmet Murat ildan
If you want to reduce the rats, use the cats! If you want to reduce the fools, use the books! - Mehmet Murat ildan
The face of poverty is a mixture of sincerity and sadness! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Infinite horizons belong to those who have infinite imagination! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Refuse to be called master, otherwise people will start thinking that whatever you say is right! Refuse to be called master! - Mehmet Murat ildan
The reality of the mind can be one hundred percent different than the reality of the reality! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Darkness well ahead is better than darkness close by, because you can find a way to avoid the former! Search the horizons to see the storms ahead. - Mehmet Murat ildan
Wherever in the world a country is governed by spiritually ill, politically empty, ethically rotten and mentally stupid people, over there you can find nothing but chaos, tears and fire! - Mehmet Murat ildan
We need another universe, a smaller one; with more Earth's and less Saturn's; more alive and less dead! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Much less than a man, a little bit more than a jackal! This is the person without compassion! - Mehmet Murat ildan
You exist because the universe exists. You owe your existence to the universe. You may call the universe as god or something else, it doesn’t matter. What matters is this: Thank to it! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Mind makes you happy, mind makes you unhappy. When you are unhappy, the solution is there, in your mind, not in somewhere else! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Do you remember your first real teacher? Your first real teacher is your first sorrow, your first crying! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Open the curtains of your mind! If there is light outside, it will come in; if there is light inside, it will go out! Keep the curtains open! - Mehmet Murat ildan
If you see only your coreligionists as your brothers, you aren’t only a good man but also you are very low in morality! Your brothers are the whole humanity! - Mehmet Murat ildan
When your dream comes true, have another one! Your dream-box must never remain empty! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Sadness is one of the best universities in life! Though bad things take good things from us, they do give us useful things as well! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Without travels, our existence, our memories, our literature, our dreams, our everything would be very poor, very boring, very limited! - Mehmet Murat ildan
For an infinite journey, we need an endless road, an immortal vehicle and an eternal body! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Every time you survive a horrible storm you start thinking that you are immortal and this is the most negative and the most dangerous part of self-confidence! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Anger is a rough water; if you can canalize it into a watermill, you can benefit from it. Anything bad can be transformed into good. - Mehmet Murat ildan
To move the earth like Archimedes, one needs not a lever long enough and a fulcrum on which to place it. There is an easier way: Give a genius a beautiful remote house in a green valley where he can think calmly, and he shall move the earth with ideas! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Discipline is a kind of divine hand for the mankind on the matter of achieving great successes! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Avoid the man without compassion, because he ain’t a man surely! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Remember that animals are born to live their own lives, not to serve you! Do not use them; do not exploit them. Let them live their own lives. - Mehmet Murat ildan
When travelling, concentrate on the path! Don’t sleep! Don’t read! Just live the journey in full by observing the path instead of wandering in your own world! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Every lesson you take from your past immediately turns into a stairs to the light! - Mehmet Murat ildan
When the wisdom speaks, be quite and listen! When the stupidity speaks, stand up and leave! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Since the future is unknown, no path can take you to the known! - Mehmet Murat ildan
When the sun sleeps, the darkness awakens! When the shepherd disappears, the wolf appears on the horizon! - Mehmet Murat ildan
The things which give joy to you may also give you horror! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Do you want a good advice on your path? Here it is: Don’t be sure of your path! Don’t ever be sure of it! Do you want more advice? Here it is: Doubt your path! And examine the other paths, know the other paths! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Clever nations are the ones who keep changing their governments! Because power must change hands otherwise it will get spoiled and rot! - Mehmet Murat ildan
When your dream dies, create another dream; don’t waste your time to resurrect the dead one! Remember that you are mortal and don’t stuck on one dream! Give other dreams a chance! Be just! Remember, you are mortal and your time is very short! - Mehmet Murat ildan
As long as there exist stupid people supporting stupid governments in their countries, people living in those countries will continue fluttering badly in the cesspool created by this utter foolishness! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Sometimes a gloomy street is all a sad person needs! A magical relief may arise from the meeting of the two sad things! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Are you unhappy? Ok. Being unhappy is a part of life; no big deal! Continue your life because neither unhappiness nor happiness drop anchor in your life! - Mehmet Murat ildan
A touch may not always be a love but love is always a touch! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Your life will be colourful if you just add colours to your life! It is your own decisions that will determine to have a miserable or a marvellous life! - Mehmet Murat ildan
The Universe is a big ship and its captain is the Laws of Physics! The bad news is that there seems to be no safe harbour to dock and no lifeboats if we sink! - Mehmet Murat ildan
There is a big difference between a tree and a wood! There is a big difference between a thinking society and an unthinking society! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Window washers increase the vision in the windows of the buildings; wisdom quotes do the same thing in the eyes of the people! - Mehmet Murat ildan
The day you stop dreaming, you stop creating the future as well! - Mehmet Murat ildan
The best thing about existence is that any moment in time can be a point of beginning to anything! In other words, every moment of our life holds a key for the unknown or the closed doors of new paths! - Mehmet Murat ildan
The meeting of the two lonely souls is the meeting of the dark sea with the moonlight. - Mehmet Murat ildan
Yüksek ego kendini evrenin kralı gibi görmeni sağlar, hâlbuki gerçekte hiçbir şeyin kralısın! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Anything that ends is a dream. This whole universe is a dream. - Mehmet Murat ildan
Ignore the people who advise you patience! There is no time for patience! Those who are patient for many years about anything are mad! - Mehmet Murat ildan
If you believe in existence, you will refuse to be a hero! - Mehmet Murat ildan
To empty your mind, walk in the empty streets! Full mind is a tired mind; empty mind is a lively mind! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Simple things relieve eyes; simple things ease mind, simple things create meditation, simple things are simply miraculous! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Without knowing every single detail in a man’s life, we cannot judge whether he is a good person or not! - Mehmet Murat ildan
A predetermined destiny does not exist; when a man is born, his life is open to all the possibilities; in other words, potentially, man has infinitely different destinies! All destinies are his probable destiny! - Mehmet Murat ildan
A society with a great number of prisons is a totally failed society because it has terribly failed to create a marvellous society where crime is not something widespread but an exception! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Never give up the life you wish, because that wish is your personal sun! If you give up, you will find yourself in the darkness even in the brightest day! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Universe is not a calm lake and therefore when you watch a calm lake you get a deceptive idea about the universe and you get a wrong perception of future! - Mehmet Murat ildan
The nice thing about being away from home is the feeling of excitement when returning to it! - Mehmet Murat ildan
No ornament can make a person look beautiful if the person has a bad heart! A good heart is the finest ornament, the best makeup, the best cloth, the best jewel, the best lipstick and the best earring! - Mehmet Murat ildan
No turtle can be a revolutionist, because revolution requires high speed! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Stephen Hawking says we will not survive another 1,000 years without escaping beyond our planet. This existence problem can be solved by increasing the number of people with free-minds! Because just like the free birds only the free minds can reach the new horizons! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Nature loves bicycle because no harm to nature comes from the bicycle! - Mehmet Murat ildan
In a country where people are afraid of criticizing the government, many things must be going horrible! In such countries people must know that a society of cowards will always be remembered as a society of honourless people! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Bazen bizim en iyi konuşmamız sessizlik içindeki bakış tarzımızdır! - Mehmet Murat ildan
You may hear bad words but you always use soft words that carry the air of flowers! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Religion is not a bridge between God and Man; it is the Great Wall of China between them! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Every day solitude for a particular time period is a good way to refresh physically and is a great opportunity to rise spiritually! - Mehmet Murat ildan
No herd is more herd than the mass of ignorant people! - Mehmet Murat ildan
The tram’s fate is to travel only on its track. But for man, everywhere is a track; everywhere is his fate! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Rise not alone, rise with others! If you rise alone to the top, you shall be alone at the top! - Mehmet Murat ildan
If the universe has an end, it means we are captive fishes in an aquarium! If it has no end, we are lost sheep in the eternal darkness! - Mehmet Murat ildan
It is often said that it’s a man’s world! We must change this fact and create this: It’s a human’s world! - Mehmet Murat ildan
To fly up to the sky and watch the earth is beautiful; to fly down to the earth and watch the sky is even more beautiful! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Candle needs darkness to show its talents. Good shines only beside the bad; it disappears when the bad disappears. Where there is no darkness, candle is forgotten. - Mehmet Murat ildan
To carry a light on Earth is to represent the Sun on earth! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Politicians are like little cats: They are never serious; they always mess up the things; they are fainthearted and spoilt. And when they look at the mirror, they see a tiger there, till the hammer of reality break that mirror very harshly! - Mehmet Murat ildan
In the jungle of ideas, it is hard to find the true direction! The paths of the wrong ideas often seem to be very alluring! - Mehmet Murat ildan
There is the will of the people; there is the will of the mind! Always be at the side of the second one! The first one contains mostly stupidity; the second one contains always intelligence. - Mehmet Murat ildan
Man has not forgotten to be man because man has not yet learned to be man! You can’t forget the thing you haven’t learned yet! - Mehmet Murat ildan
If your government keep making big mistakes and in return you keep supporting your government, then you are the biggest mistake for your country! - Mehmet Murat ildan
If the world you created on your own is stronger than the real world, then the real world disappears and you stay alone with your own created world! - Mehmet Murat ildan
The high courage of a single man is an army all by itself! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Hand holding sword is always an ugly hand! - Mehmet Murat ildan
When your life is stormy, take a refuge to a port: To music or to literature, in short, to art, to any kind of art! - Mehmet Murat ildan
If there is no justice in a country, who can claim that, that country is a country? An injustice country is just a rubbish bin! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Create a good work and get lost! Let your work walk by itself, run by itself, fly by itself! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Roof of your house is not your real roof; the walls of your house are not your real walls, your fists are not your real fists! Your real roof, your real wall, your real fist, your real shield is your right thinking! It is your right thinking that protects you from every danger! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Like a breakfast time or lunch time, you must have a thinking time! Without eating and thinking we cannot stick to the existence; without them we cannot stay in the port of this universe! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Old man with a young mind is much younger than the young man with an old mind! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Our spiritual history is the history of God-ventriloquists! The truth is that the voice of God is the voice of cunning Man, the ventriloquist's voice! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Good music is a king or a queen; when it visits a place, all rise to their feet! - Mehmet Murat ildan
What a magnificient look a clear sky has! And what a magnificient look a clear mind has! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Truths are immortal, my dear friend; they are immortal like God! What we call a falsity is like a fruit; it has a certain number of days; it is bound to decay. Whereas, what we call truth is like gold; days, months, even centuries can hide gold, can overlook it but they can never make it decay. - Mehmet Murat ildan
When your mind is foggy, all you need is the winds of wisdom! - Mehmet Murat ildan
There is no vacation for a writer! Every moment of his life is work! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Anyone who truly grasps the fact of limited time curses the patience blesses the hastiness! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Children can create fun out of nothing and when this great talent is lost you become a boring creature which is called adult! - Mehmet Murat ildan
If a politician obtained a great wealth after he has been elected, his being an immoral corrupt man is not a possibility but it is a self-evident reality! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Stars will continue to shine even when you are inside the mud; the universe does not care about you! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Freedom gives you the air of the high mountains. - Mehmet Murat ildan
Vida simple y tranquila mente, son amigos muy cercanos. - Mehmet Murat ildan
An illusionist can make himself disappear; a musician can do the same thing: When he plays a piano, after a while we start seeing only the music, not the man! - Mehmet Murat ildan
A man who learns complicated things from animals is a clever man, but an animal who learns complicated things from men is a genius animal! - Mehmet Murat ildan
A society must create lots of sunshine for its miners as they need the sun most! And ‘to be remembered, to be respected’ is a good sunshine; ‘safety in the mine’ is a good sunshine! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Never accept the situation where you have the light but sufficient only for yourself! You must have an abundant light so that you may give to others! - Mehmet Murat ildan
To read is to climb the high places! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Everyday, spend some time in solitude to repair the damages done by the crowds! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Don't live in the castles; freedom is in the fields! But I can also say: Don't live in the fields; security is in the castles! - Mehmet Murat ildan
A full mind is unlucky if a good idea comes to enter inside; an empty mind is unlucky if a bad idea comes to enter inside! - Mehmet Murat ildan
The best master is the one who raises many more masters and much more important than this, who creates masters even much better than himself! - Mehmet Murat ildan
A bad book with a good cover is nothing but a wooden house with a golden door. - Mehmet Murat ildan
Seek for the endless life in the world, because with death, there remains neither the seeker nor the sought! The other world is altogether an illusion! Stop deceiving yourself; seek for the endless life in the world! - Mehmet Murat ildan
On the road to success, even little stones may cause you fall down! If you are not serious and careful, forget about reaching your target! - Mehmet Murat ildan
You are looking at the world from your window, that’s good, but there is something missing here, something very big: You must also look at your window from the world to see yourself! - Mehmet Murat ildan
When you are sad, do not bow your head in despair, lift it up; you can see and fight better when your head is up! - Mehmet Murat ildan
There is no point of being enlightened unless you have started enlightening others! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Whether you have teeth or not, smile! Because our world always needs a smile! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Catch the life with the agility of a dog trying to get a hold of the flying Frisbee! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Like birds leaving the dangerous places man must also leave his dangerous ideas! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Literature is an invitation to people to discover the world of others and the world of others is the best source to understand and to improve our own world! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Everyman has the ability to lie but luckily not everyman has the ability to hide their lies masterly! - Mehmet Murat ildan
If we lose all our sweet memories, it means we are dead even if we are alive! - Mehmet Murat ildan
If we people become more helpful to others, there will be much less tragedy in the world! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Heart is the only thing which cannot be stolen without consent. - Mehmet Murat ildan
Woody Allen once said that ‘I don't want to achieve immortality through my work. I want to achieve it through not dying.’ This is certainly a very wise wish! Whoever grasped the triviality of anything besides the existence is a wise man indeed! There is no substitute for life! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Everything will turn into a ruin, even your beliefs will turn into a ruin! There will be no more believers from your belief, there will be only the viewers around your belief, watching this belief of once upon a time, and now just a ruin! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Just like sweeping the streets, sweep the unnecessary things from your mind too; keep your mind clean! - Mehmet Murat ildan
A single smile of man is a thousand defeat of the devil! - Mehmet Murat ildan
There are two kinds of great power which can shake the earth: Mega earthquakes and big ideas! - Mehmet Murat ildan
If there is a powerful light within you, it will be clearly visible to others! - Mehmet Murat ildan
If heaven is within you, everywhere you go you will find heaven! - Mehmet Murat ildan
The earth exists not for us but for itself; the Sun shines not for us, but for its own life! - Mehmet Murat ildan
When you turn your back to the truth, the truth will soon appear before you! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Earth is a flower in the Garden of Cosmos! And therefore, a flower on Earth is a flower within the flower! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Cosmos and its stars; poet and his poetry! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Trying to see the face of the future? Know ye not that the future has infinite faces? - Mehmet Murat ildan
A peaceful life is always the best destination one can ever arrive at and it is the only real heaven one can ever ascend to! - Mehmet Murat ildan
An ordinary place turns into an extraordinary place when visited by a good music! Earthly place becomes celestial! - Mehmet Murat ildan
The longest path is always the one you walk with fear! - Mehmet Murat ildan
If you stuck in the past, you won’t be able to step in the future! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Do not give little man big power and do not give big man little power! - Mehmet Murat ildan
With fear, you crawl on the ground; without fear, you fly in the skies! - Mehmet Murat ildan
You can always borrow ideas; but unless you improve them very significantly, never behave as if they are your own! - Mehmet Murat ildan
We fly with our dreams, we fall with our hesitations! - Mehmet Murat ildan
If you are a boat and your lake is frozen, what can you do? You will wait for the spring! We are lucky that we are humans, we don’t have to wait for the spring; we can break the ice if necessary, we can use fire to open our way! Nothing can stop the mind if the mind decides to move to his target! - Mehmet Murat ildan
You may spend fifty or eighty years of your life believing in something totally false, and this is what happens to most people! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Romanticism in loneliness is a true romanticism; but romanticism when others are around is suspicious because you may be pretending! - Mehmet Murat ildan
The nicest thing about being lost is that you get rid of the fear of losing your path! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Amicus scientia est amicus Deus: Friend of science is the friend of God! - Mehmet Murat ildan
If you are happy with the journey you can give up the destination! - Mehmet Murat ildan
We can change people only by becoming their friends, not by becoming their enemies! Make friends with people so that you may be able to change them! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Writer is a miner; he works in the gloomy places like a miner to get the precious material. - Mehmet Murat ildan
God generously helps to those who try to do their best without asking God’s help! - Mehmet Murat ildan
There is always a beautiful light around the compassionate people: The shining light of goodness! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Make peace with people, make peace with animals, make peace with trees! - Mehmet Murat ildan
A touch may not be always be a love but love is always a touch! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Every beautiful street is a port of happiness! - Mehmet Murat ildan
If you keep fighting with yourself, you will have less energy to fight with life! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Any religion which uses the words such as hell, fire, curse, burning, amputating can never be a religion of love because a religion of love must only use the language of love, must only use only the sweet words of affection, not the words of darkness and torture! - Mehmet Murat ildan
The greatest gift you can leave to humanity is the beautiful trace you left behind yourself that invites people to reason, science and peace! - Mehmet Murat ildan
The ugliest government is the one which is spreading fear to its own people! The finest government is the one which encourages its own people to criticize the government harshly. - Mehmet Murat ildan
No matter how strong you are, there is always another power which can defeat you easily! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Which is the most successful country on Earth? In whichever country dying is the most difficult thing, that country is the most successful one! And which is the most stupid country on earth? In whichever country dying is the easiest thing, that country is the most stupid one! - Mehmet Murat ildan
A man with a finite life can only dream to have an infinite journey and the good news is that any dream has the potential to turn into a reality - Mehmet Murat ildan
We must be loyal to the truth, not to our words! Change your words if they are not compatible with the truth; go back on your words, throw them to the bin! - Mehmet Murat ildan
What is the size of this universe? The size of this universe is whatever the size of your dreams! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Sometimes the bridge that leads to heaven is the very hell itself! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Remember that good poets too can write bad poems! Talent has also a talent to be untalented! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Earth can live longer then the humanity or the humanity can live longer than the earth! Both are possible! - Mehmet Murat ildan
We are lucky because we still have a magnificent temple called nature where we can find peace of mind in it! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Ni symudwn gyda'n coesau a'n breichiau, ond gyda dewrder a hunan ddisgyblaeth. - Mehmet Murat ildan
Never trust the captain who has never taken any education from the School of Storms! - Mehmet Murat ildan
If there is no one around you that you can teach, it is time to leave to another place where you can teach; if there is no one around you to teach you, it is time to leave to another place where you can be taught! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Earth travels in the space at the speed of 108,000 kilometres per hour. When you walk calmly in a forest, you must know that you are in fact flying in the space at that crazy speed! - Mehmet Murat ildan
History respects revolutions; and yet, if a revolution is progressive, support it; if it is reactionary, resist it! - Mehmet Murat ildan
The kindest mind is the most beautiful mind! - Mehmet Murat ildan
It is the character of the road you travel gives you wisdom not the length of the road! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Literature is a microscope; it shows us the unseen! - Mehmet Murat ildan
When you smile, it means that your mind smiles; when you cry, it means that your mind cries! - Mehmet Murat ildan
By reading books, you lose your old self and you find your new self! To read is to travel from self to another self! - Mehmet Murat ildan
No art is silent! Because art is an original idea and every original idea speaks, every interesting thought screams, every art talks, every art screams! No art is silent! If it is silent, then it is not an art! - Mehmet Murat ildan
You can be in love with solitude; it won’t last long! You can be in love with crowds; it won’t last long! - Mehmet Murat ildan
If you keep wandering in the dark streets, may be it is because you find peace in the darkness rather than in the light! - Mehmet Murat ildan
When you walk alone, when everybody is against you, if you are sure with your ideas, walk strongly and proudly as if there is an army of angels by your side! ~ - Mehmet Murat ildan
Some ideas take you to the stars; some sinks you to the mud! - Mehmet Murat ildan
In the New Year, never forget to thank to your past years because they enabled you to reach today! Without the stairs of the past, you cannot arrive at the future! - Mehmet Murat ildan
It is spectacular to watch an erupting volcano; but it is even much more spectacular to watch the rise of a newly exploding revolutionary idea! - Mehmet Murat ildan
If there is a very strong love behind you that you can lean against to it, nothing can ever shake you very strongly! - Mehmet Murat ildan
If you want to go to a far and difficult place, firstly send your mind to that far place, then your mind will meet with your body over there! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Be calm like a calm lake, then you will look beautiful like a beautiful calm lake! - Mehmet Murat ildan
You can lose your past by forgetting it but you can never lose your future because you can lose only the things you already own! - Mehmet Murat ildan
There is something more beautiful than a beautiful thing and that is a beautiful thing which has a beautiful reflection on the water! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Fakirlik, beşeriyetin büyük bir başarısızlık olduğu gerçeğinin matematiksel bir ispatıdır! - Mehmet Murat ildan
If somebody tells you ‘History will never forgive you,’ just laugh at him! Because when the history comes, you won’t be here! The threat of history never forgives you is a useless threat! - Mehmet Murat ildan
What are you waiting for, you little mortal! You have no time! Get up and get out and do something to protect your miraculous existence! - Mehmet Murat ildan
For a cheerful mind, sun never sets; for a cheerless mind, sun never rises! - Mehmet Murat ildan
For a man, no more beautiful wish has ever found yet than wishing him a life full of kindness! - Mehmet Murat ildan
There are hundreds of intelligent and big brains in every country in the world to run that country successfully but somehow and often either an immoral stupid or a charlatan imbecile comes to power! - Mehmet Murat ildan
You cannot travel to the known; because all travels are towards the future and the future is unknown! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Photograph speaks every language; wisdom speaks every language; goodness speaks every language; love speaks every language! Always try to do the things that speak every language so that all will understand you! - Mehmet Murat ildan
If you want people to enter your world, you don’t need to invite them; just keep your door open and keep your thoughts plain! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Max Lucado says that ‘A man who wants to lead the orchestra must turn his back on the crowd.’ That is true and a man who wants to find out the truth must also do the same thing! - Mehmet Murat ildan
To be the thing you see, stop thinking! To be wild waves, you must quit thinking, you must leave all the thoughts before the wild waves! - Mehmet Murat ildan
How many stars can you count in the sky? How many mistakes can you count in your life? Stop counting! No clever man ever is stuck in the past! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Face the truth or the truth will face you! - Mehmet Murat ildan
A waterfall cannot be silent, just as the wisdom! When they speak, the voice of power speaks! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Hell is a hell of a lie! God is not a torturer! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Same ideas don’t create same faces but they create same behaviors! - Mehmet Murat ildan
The real beauty of a house is always the happiness inside that house! - Mehmet Murat ildan
A street full of shadows will teach you what life is much better than the street full of lights! - Mehmet Murat ildan
World is full of lost lives, full of unfortunate souls ruined in the name of unreasonable religious rules! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Religion is the servant of the vanishing; science, of the existence! Disappearance belongs to the chaos and the Devil; existence, to the God! - Mehmet Murat ildan
To accept that man has only mind and body but not any soul will be very useful for humanity to build a better future. Accepting truth always gives you a chance to find the solution! - Mehmet Murat ildan
When you see something impossible, this is often because you have a limited imagination! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Stupid man produces noise; clever man produces silence! - Mehmet Murat ildan
If you sleep on the train, you will miss your station; if you sleep at the station, you will miss your train! You can control your fate only when you are awake! - Mehmet Murat ildan
For us, the greatness of this universe is to give us every means by which we may build our dreams! - Mehmet Murat ildan
A house without security cannot be a home! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Master Chekhov says Man is what he believes. From here we conclude that when Man believes in a crap, Man becomes a crap! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Watching the infinite horizons gives you infinite dreams, infinite ideas, infinite paths! Choose a great target and then you will see that great instruments will appear for you to reach that target! - Mehmet Murat ildan
To use violence against a peaceful man is the greatest immorality and the biggest rot ever! - Mehmet Murat ildan
What is the world’s problem? The world is still believing the old childish stories! That is the problem! Grow up, world, grow up! Be a bit serious! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Trust yourself, trust the road, trust the weather and trust your destination! This quarto-trust can create a miraculously successful journey! - Mehmet Murat ildan
To get fruits from the tree branches, shake them with hands; to get fruits from men, shake them with clever ideas! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Big fish eats small fish; oceans need revolution! Big man beats little man; world needs revolution! Big galaxies swallow little galaxies; universe needs revolution! Anything which is not ethical needs a strong revolution! - Mehmet Murat ildan
For some, the life journey has just started, for some, it is about to end; but in truth, there is no start and there is no end! There is just an ocean of particles playing aimlessly! - Mehmet Murat ildan
To stand strongly, we need three legs: Two legs and a work that will keep us busy! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Do the dreams have also their own dreams? Yes they have and those dreams also have their own dreams! So when you create a dream, you create infinite number of dreams! When you dream of a beautiful house, then that beautiful house will create new dreams! - Mehmet Murat ildan
When alone, concentrate on the fruits of the solitude, not on the poisons of it! - Mehmet Murat ildan
For a cheerful spirit, a dark street is just another bright street! - Mehmet Murat ildan
There is nothing sacred about any beliefs! They are all the apparent inventions of human mind! Beliefs of the billions have nothing to do with the truth! If the world can stop deceiving itself, there will emerge a new world, a world that represents the truth! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Man’s primary purpose is not to be happy but to continue to live, to continue to travel - happily or unhappily - on the path of life! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Losing path is a magic! If you can enjoy with the unknown path, you shall find the exit much quicker! - Mehmet Murat ildan
You know you may feel very sad like a child whose toy is broken; but then you know sun rises, life continues and you start laughing again! - Mehmet Murat ildan
A man who has built a world empire with only ideas and with love, not with swords and with archers, is the greatest amongst all the men! - Mehmet Murat ildan
If an earth with no other creatures but only humans would be possible, it would be unbearably boring! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Create a good idea and leave it in the darkness; you will then see that people will come with the candles in their hands to find it, because just like the bad, the good has also a special scent! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Religion does not belong to God; it belongs to the human reaction against mortality! - Mehmet Murat ildan
A non-reading society is nothing but a miserable society; a non-reading nation will be nothing but a disgrace of all other nations! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Good ideas never require guns; and if an idea requires guns, it is not a good idea! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Cold is hot, if you love it; hot is cold, if you hate it! - Mehmet Murat ildan
A Tibetan proverb says that it is better to live for one day as a tiger than to live for a thousand years as a sheep. Well, I think the opposite, because the most important thing is to exist! Living sheep is superior to dead tiger! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Adventure is the best way to feel the reality thoroughly! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Stairs are your teacher; they teach you to be stronger. Love your teacher and every time life puts some stairs before you, accept them as a present! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Some politicians are much noisier than the dogs! Just like teaching a dog how to hush, public must likewise teach those politicians to shush! - Mehmet Murat ildan
You can do beautiful things with your friends; you can do beautiful things when you are all alone! In togetherness, listen to the music of the crowds; in solitude, listen to the music of the silence! Be neither afraid of the crowds, nor of the loneliness, because both are blessings! - Mehmet Murat ildan
By walking on the path of unhappiness you can learn the things that can never be learned on the path of happiness! He who knows well only the light is very poor; he who knows well the darkness besides the light is very rich! - Mehmet Murat ildan
In the eyes of high morality, to be a victim is always more honourable than to be a killer! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Why a writer writes? This question is trivial! The important question is this: What he writes? - Mehmet Murat ildan
Sovereignty unconditionally belongs neither to the people of the nation nor to some supernatural power but to the human mind, to the science and to the high ethical values! - Mehmet Murat ildan
When we look from the bottom of a well, sky shines more beautifully than from the surface! Heaven is a Double-Heaven in the Hell! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Any work done with love - be it a photo or a meal or a painting - always looks so pretty, because love is a master of creating magical beauties! - Mehmet Murat ildan
If you move faster than the music, it will look strange; if you move slower than the music, it will look strange! Be like autumn leaves which follow exactly the rhythm of the wind! - Mehmet Murat ildan
You want to fly? Find an art and watch it carefully! - Mehmet Murat ildan
History proved many times that path of millions was often the wrong path! - Mehmet Murat ildan
You can be an unhappy person, but you must never be a hopeless person! You can be an unsuccessful person or a defeated or an abandoned unlucky person, but you must never be a hopeless person! Being hopeless is the worst of the worst, it is the ultimate worst! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Everywhere you walk, every place you go is full of art, explicit or hidden! If you can see them, you will be the richest art collector and your memory will be the richest art gallery! - Mehmet Murat ildan
What do we see when we look at our Earth from the space? We see a giant present given to us by the evolutionary processes! To love and to protect this cosmic present is the most supreme duty of every living person! - Mehmet Murat ildan
When you trust yourself, you sow the seeds of fear into the hearts of your enemies! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Having a finite life in an infinite universe means nothing; having an infinite life in a finite universe means nothing; having an infinite life in an infinite universe, now, that means something! - Mehmet Murat ildan
When tired, when bored, when happy, when unhappy, when night, when day, when cold, when hot, when nervous, when relaxed you always need music to fly into another dimension, the Dimension of Mindlessness! - Mehmet Murat ildan
If a country is not governed well, all sort of disasters will become a routine of that country! - Mehmet Murat ildan
When a beautiful reality looks unreal, you will realize that the beauty of reality is superior to any dream whatsoever! - Mehmet Murat ildan
No man is a great man if he used violence to achieve his goals! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Any idiot or imbecile can easily make enemies; the important and the hard thing is to make friends easily and keep them as friends always! - Mehmet Murat ildan
A ship with a hole underneath is doomed to sink! And ignorance is also a hole in the brain, a big hole! - Mehmet Murat ildan
By thinking continuously your past or your future, you kill your today which is the only substantial part of your life! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Those that cannot produce ideas often speak with the old proverbs! - Mehmet Murat ildan
People ask whether there is Hell. Yes, there is Hell: Hate is Hell! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Reaching the top of a high mountain is just a personal victory. But for a victory to be important for the society, it has to be useful for the humanity! - Mehmet Murat ildan
The tram can run over you only if you are on the tram way! The darkness can run over you only if you are on the ignorance way! - Mehmet Murat ildan
In a country where children are unhappy, everyone is unhappy! - Mehmet Murat ildan
A brain with many ideas is like a house with many windows! Inside is full of lights! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Good literature is a lifeboat! Every time you feel you are sinking, jump on it! - Mehmet Murat ildan
There are two excellent challengers against darkness in this universe: Powerful lights and great ideas! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Earthquake means destruction; dictator means destruction! In the case of earthquake, you need a strong building; in the case of dictator, you need an educated rational mind, because an irrational ignorant mind always serves the dictator! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Bazı küçük kum taneleri o kadar egoyla doludurlar ki kendilerini dev bir kaya gibi görürler! Fakat sonra rüzgâr eser, büyük ego havada uçar! - Mehmet Murat ildan
At the end of all spiritual paths, there lies only a cold graveyard; the path of science is the only path that may give you something better than this! - Mehmet Murat ildan
When you have much higher ethical values than the ethical values of your own people, you stop belonging to your own people, to your own country because your people and your country are now located in the low levels of humanity! - Mehmet Murat ildan
In literature, you either create a classical or create a foam! There is no in between! - Mehmet Murat ildan
La religion n'est pas un pont entre Dieu et l'homme, c'est une Grande Muraille de Chine entre eux! - Mehmet Murat ildan
The choice is very obvious if you have to choose between the devil and the angel! If the choice is not obvious in your mind, then you have some badnesses inside you! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Rain is nature’s art; umbrella is man’s art. When you walk with your umbrella in a rainy day, you walk with a super art which is a combination of two different arts! - Mehmet Murat ildan
If you have a boat to sail, land becomes a choice! If you do not have a boat to sail, land becomes a fate! Create different choices so that you can have different fates! - Mehmet Murat ildan
You can leave your place you are sitting at without leaving that place either by playing music or by listening to music! Music is a migration to the unknown! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Every kindness we have done is a monument built in our name in the heart of God! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Your body is always wherever it is; but your mind, often somewhere else! Thus, when a person talks to you, he often talks to your body, not to your mind! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Hold the Earth tightly and fondly because you owe your existence to the Earth! - Mehmet Murat ildan
The scent of flowers is the glory of gardens and the scent of art is the glory of Paris! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Same mind with same old ideas enters the same old year; only the new mind with new ideas enters the New Year! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Silence is a giver; it gives some things to you! Noise is a taker; it takes some things from you! Seek for the silence! - Mehmet Murat ildan
A world where no animal is afraid of humans and no human is afraid of other humans will a place of infinite divinity! - Mehmet Murat ildan
If you want the waves to touch you softly, have a walk on the sea coasts; if you want the life to touch you softly, have a walk on the reason’s coasts, because reason is a shield that softens the strokes of life! - Mehmet Murat ildan
If a quote changes your life in a good way, keep it in your mind and in your heart to give it to someone else too! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Share your food with the needy and you shall see that your food will taste much better! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Work keeps you in the present moment. - Mehmet Murat ildan
He who challenges the God in his dying bed is indisputably the most courageous man, but not the cleverest one! - Mehmet Murat ildan
For a man who is in poverty, doomsday is already there! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Where are you? In the past or in the future? It doesn't matter because if you are not in today you are in the wrong place! - Mehmet Murat ildan
If you are planning to work very hard, start working by screwing around! Lounge about at home; fool around in the streets or in the fields! Laziness will fill you with energy! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Unless humanity gives top priority to the space science, there will be no future for the humanity! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Being alive and helping others to stay alive is the greatest personal success! - Mehmet Murat ildan
In a democratic country everything is very simple: If you choose a good government, good things will happen; if you choose a bad government, bad things will happen! - Mehmet Murat ildan
It is such a strange fact that memories of people are more loyal and more faithful than the people themselves! When a person dies or leaves us, his memories yet stay with us! - Mehmet Murat ildan
A good writer must be like the birds of a dark forest; you can’t see them, but you can hear their mysterious and wise voices! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Sometimes you do not need a particular destination to go, you just need a travel; the place you want to go is the travel itself! - Mehmet Murat ildan
If you want to give a message to the world, let it be simple, as simple as the life of a shepherd! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Courage is to walk hand in hand with the fear! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Mysticism is colourful and alluring, but if you are after the truth, science is the best path! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Though the people look the same, they are different; though the people look different, they are the same! - Mehmet Murat ildan
He who knows everything about the future must surely be a cursed person! Because life is beautiful if you do not know what life will bring you! - Mehmet Murat ildan
It is good to be imperfect so that we retain our joy to work hard to rise to perfection! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Not every secret must be solved; some must be left as a mystery because we cannot bear a universe without mysteries! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Observe your path ahead carefully; see the dangers and the opportunities! By this way you can write your own fate with your own judgements! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Right thinking is your best light in this dark universe; it is your best hope in your worst hopelessness! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Sometimes our best speech is the way we look in silence! - Mehmet Murat ildan
All good that you have done for the humanity, keep it like a secret; do your goodness in the shadow! Let one day others find this secret, preferably long after you have passed away! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Even a book with completely empty pages will change you because you will start thinking about the reason behind this emptiness and once you enter the thinking territory it means that you entered a territory of change! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Your mind is your guide! With a clever mind, you will have a life full of light! Improve your mind, improve your real savior! - Mehmet Murat ildan
A great idea can change the world; but to change the universe, men need even much greater ideas! - Mehmet Murat ildan
You may not be happy with your life. All you have to do is to refuse to be unhappy! Because the worst thing is to get used to be unhappy! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Think, my friend, think millions of things! Thinking is the Art of God! - Mehmet Murat ildan
He who hides himself amongst the shadows deserves to live inside the dark shadows! Meet with the light to deserve the light! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Love is a magical shelter where you will feel yourself safe beneath it! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Don’t follow any leader; don’t obey to anyone; crowds are slaves; take an independent stance; take orders only from your own mind! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Amongst all the virtues, high awareness is the most precious one! - Mehmet Murat ildan
We see what we are only through reflection and thus the more our reflections occur, the less our mistakes will be! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Darkness uses light as bait on its fishhook! - Mehmet Murat ildan
When you sit tranquilly, you set a great example to the people who rush around in panic and thus you show the crazy waves the beauty of being a calm lake! - Mehmet Murat ildan
If you close your door to the world of books, the gates of the world of ignorance automatically opens and quickly pulls you inside! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Ego bir trampettir ve trampet orada olduğunu herkese söylemek için gürültü yapmalıdır! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Night becomes day only when the sun appears; dark man becomes good man only when the compassion appears! - Mehmet Murat ildan
You must often visit the darkness to get the people lost in the darkness out of there! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Wars are the strongest evidence for the claim that man is still a wild animal. - Mehmet Murat ildan
Darkness is stronger than light; because light must struggle to exist; but darkness exists even it does nothing! - Mehmet Murat ildan
The greatest magic of life is that all things in life can be changed! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Fight for your existence and when doing this, try to be just to others! You have no job other than this in this universe! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Our dreams seldom approach us; the rule is this: We must approach them! - Mehmet Murat ildan
The easiest way to be immortal is to stop thinking and the easiest way to stop thinking is to work hard physically! Remember, when you don’t think, you are immortal! - Mehmet Murat ildan
The windows of the houses - even if the house is ramshackle - are always beautiful because windows represent light! - Mehmet Murat ildan
We can't change our fate, because we can't change something which doesn't exist. - Mehmet Murat ildan
Meditation is mind’s vacation! - Mehmet Murat ildan
No person can walk all alone because to walk all alone one must have no memories at all from the past! - Mehmet Murat ildan
If the reality is not ideal, resist and refuse the reality and change it no matter how strong it is! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Children and cats are the best machines of fun! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Every idea travels to somewhere but some ideas travel to everywhere, the great ideas! - Mehmet Murat ildan
When nobody interferes with what you wear and how you wear, you are living in a civilised country at least on the matter of clothes! Happiness and freedom are often the same thing! - Mehmet Murat ildan
You will best realise the speed of life when you stop and watch the life! - Mehmet Murat ildan
The best light which illuminates your path is your determination! - Mehmet Murat ildan
A beautiful smile without any reason is the smile of the existence! - Mehmet Murat ildan
When the reality looks magnificent, a real art of photography has only one choice: To capture this beauty magnificently! - Mehmet Murat ildan
In a simple street you can find the whole world: You can find joy and sorrow; you can find good and evil, silence and noise; you can find all the comedies and all the tragedies! An ordinary simple street is the mirror of the whole world! - Mehmet Murat ildan
It is not right to walk alone on the golden road of truth! Enlighten as many people as you can and walk with them! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Crowds don’t think; they act; they don’t produce ideas, they produce actions! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Beating drums while doing a kindness to someone is a very ugly show of ego! - Mehmet Murat ildan
With an easy life you can never grow mature; with a tough life you can never remain immature! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Mistakes are part of your life; it is impossible to live a mistake-free life! You have made mistakes and you shall make mistakes! Just let them be fewer and smaller! - Mehmet Murat ildan
It is not enough to protect the source of the light; the paths of the light must be protected as well so that either we may reach the light or the light may reach us! - Mehmet Murat ildan
High ego makes you think that you are the king of the universe while you are in fact the king of nothing! - Mehmet Murat ildan
To see the universe clearly, you need not only a clear sky but also a clear mind! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Some boats are rotten in the ports; some boats shine in the hard journeys! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Man must be happy, as happy as a poor child cheerfully playing with his poor toy! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Bed is a good friend; book is a good friend; night is a good friend. Try to bring them all together. - Mehmet Murat ildan
Don’t hide yourself from the world and don’t let the world hide himself from you! - Mehmet Murat ildan
If you are looking at anything from one point, from one angle, you can never attain wisdom because wisdom is to see all the things from every point, from every angle! - Mehmet Murat ildan
A wise quote can only change a wise man! Therefore, wise sayings are for the wise men, not for the fools! The sunflowers turn their face toward the Sun, the fools, toward the darkness! - Mehmet Murat ildan
We humans speak many languages; flowers on the contrary speak only one language: The language of beauty! - Mehmet Murat ildan
The best thing is to walk on the right path without looking back, without knowing who is following you because you must walk with your own speed, with your own freedom! Your followers will catch you or your ideas somehow somewhere ahead, somewhere in time! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Good science is always humanity’s best friend! - Mehmet Murat ildan
We know that the world is not resting on the horn of a bull; we also know that it rests on the horn of lies! - Mehmet Murat ildan
When the river meets the sea, he dies! Because the character of the river is to flow and when the character dies, everything dies! - Mehmet Murat ildan
If you exist tomorrow as you do today, that is a miracle! It means that thousands of bad things which may happen did not happen and you are still alive! Existence is always a miracle in this universe of chaos! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Universe is a paradise of beautiful hidden doors. - Mehmet Murat ildan
All a hardliner has to do is to keep the door of his mind open! And then, the light will visit him! Only in light we can see the truths! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Man is a marble piece; unlike Michelangelo's masterpieces, man is unconsciously carved and imperfectly shaped by the nature! - Mehmet Murat ildan
The sound we hear when it snows is the soft song of the white beauty! - Mehmet Murat ildan
No man is poor in real terms, because every man owns a great treasure: Existence! - Mehmet Murat ildan
We learn more when we hate than when we love, because hate is eternally awake, but love is everlastingly asleep. - Mehmet Murat ildan
A street where there are no children playing is a dead street! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Art creates high energy, high vibrations, high music, high feelings, high of everything! Without art, we leave highness and we meet lowness! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Moments fly, memories remain; and then memories fly, only memoirs remain and finally memoirs disappear, nothing remains! - Mehmet Murat ildan
If only a horrible storm can demolish the castle of the devil, then let the storm be victorious! It is not uncommon that heaven comes after hell! - Mehmet Murat ildan
What job a fascinating view does, apart from fascinating you? It does this: It perfectly motivates you to love existence much more than you can love! - Mehmet Murat ildan
If books are your good friends, then a conscious life will be your best comrade all your life! - Mehmet Murat ildan
If a man has lost everything he has but his dreams, it means that he has still everything! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Find a secret place and be unreachable! And then, in the silence of solitude, the things you cannot reach in the crowds will meet you there! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Do you want to give a special gift in the New Year to someone you love? Then let him or her realize this: We are the main shepherd of our fate, we are the main designer of our destiny! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Sometimes you must do crazy things to discover the life beyond your life, to enter the unknown zone beyond your known zone! - Mehmet Murat ildan
You mortal! You time-poor! Don’t waste your scarce time to be patient! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Where adventure begins, boring life ends; where adventure ends, boring life begins! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Feeding birds means feeding yourself! Birds are part of nature and feeding nature is nothing but feeding yourself! - Mehmet Murat ildan
A society with lynch culture needs a big zoo, not for the animals definitely, but for the very people themselves! - Mehmet Murat ildan
You can never leave a place unless you leave that place in your mind! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Think something better so that something better can happen! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Traveler! If you keep wandering in the path of wisdom you too eventually become a man of wisdom! - Mehmet Murat ildan
If there is ever a magical beauty that can be watched hours with great admiration, and that is the beauty of a strong light falling from the everlasting skies into the heart of the dimness! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Any belief which encourages you to use your own intellect, which motivates you to question everything and points out your own mind as the only road for your salvation is a good belief! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Is your country under great dangers? Light is gone and the darkness is everywhere? You don’t know whom to trust and what to do? Read the history of your country! There you will find out the best map for the way out! - Mehmet Murat ildan
If you are earning your money through violence, all this money is unethical, because violence and ethics cannot be together! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Every one of us see many nightmares every day, not in our sleeps but with our very own eyes: The poverty! The most real and the most common nightmare of all times! - Mehmet Murat ildan
If a media is not criticizing the government, then that media is not a media but just a clown of the government! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Luxury life is good if everyman living on earth can benefit from it! Otherwise, it is injustice! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Gandiji says where there is love there is life. We can also say where there is hate there is hell! - Mehmet Murat ildan
When you take pictures of nature with passion, nature poses for you more passionately! - Mehmet Murat ildan
To attack terrorism, firstly attack the ignorance which is the greatest source of terrorism! Attack the ignorance worldwide because ignorance often creates sick minds! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Your culture is your limit; if you can’t go beyond it, you will remain as a frog of your little lake! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Today’s living people are much more important than tomorrow’s yet unborn people! We need to help the people of today before helping the people of tomorrow! We cannot make our plans so as to save the people of distant future by ignoring today’s people! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Art is our endless desire to turn the mortal things into the immortal things! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Something right in the morning can turn into something wrong in the afternoon! Even if you are on the right path, you must still question the rightness of your path! Conditions perpetually change! Update your path and your travel constantly! - Mehmet Murat ildan
A country which prefers guns to flowers will live the beauty of the flowers only in its graveyards! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Whatever we do we are always on the way to somewhere! - Mehmet Murat ildan
There is no such a rule that patience leads to salvation! Patience can lead to salvation or it can lead to disaster. Every inaction or every action is open to all the possibilities! - Mehmet Murat ildan
A good mind is the mind which leaves no one on the ground when rising! - Mehmet Murat ildan
You want to create a country with millions of great magicians? Then let the free thinking prevails everywhere. And thus creativity will increase and creativity is the greatest magician in our universe. - Mehmet Murat ildan
Wisdom is not to be at the top of a giant pyramid and hence see everywhere clearly, but wisdom is to be at the top, at the bottom, to be inside the pyramid, it is to be everywhere! - Mehmet Murat ildan
You need a strong light for a tough journey? A light like the sun? Then you need a wise thinking! - Mehmet Murat ildan
However hard life is, deep in our hearts we know that it is worth to continue till the end! - Mehmet Murat ildan
When everything seems too far away from you, don’t despair, return to yourself because you are the nearest thing to yourself! Accumulate energy with yourself! Then you will feel powerful to reach even beyond the far things! - Mehmet Murat ildan
There is no justice here; there is no justice there; there is no justice anywhere! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Every New Year must be celebrated at the heart of nature - in the middle of a forest or by the side of a lake under billions of stars - because it is nature who has made our existence possible! - Mehmet Murat ildan
A justice-thirsty country needs nothing but justice, neither bread nor anything else, only justice! - Mehmet Murat ildan
If science can eliminate sleep, we will have more time to live and no time for the dreams. But living is superior to the dream because it is real! - Mehmet Murat ildan
I would not be too surprised to see a flying horse; I would consider it as a gift of the evolution; but I would be very surprised if it had horseshoe sounds! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Revolution is an awakening, so is the spring! Spring is an awakening, so is the revolution! - Mehmet Murat ildan
If you are not rising with ethics, you will sink with every rise! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Leave city, leave reality; enter forest, enter fantasy! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Voici le destin de l'homme: Pour apparaître et disparaître! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Dos divinidades hay en el universo: Dios y la imaginación. Ambos pueden diseñar y plasmar infinitas creaciones. - Mehmet Murat ildan
You, the unhappy young! Try to take a leaf out of the old happy’s book! - Mehmet Murat ildan
When a person becomes happy, the world becomes lighter! If all becomes happy, the world will be weightless! - Mehmet Murat ildan
We must either rearrange this unstable universe or we must exit from here! If we are not a mosquito or a crocodile, we must either dry out the marsh or exit from it! - Mehmet Murat ildan
To think is sacred; let every person think freely! To express what you think is sacred; let every person express his thought freely! If you do this, you prove that you are a conscientious and a moral human being! If you don’t do this, you just declare yourself being fascist! - Mehmet Murat ildan
All the buildings of justice will remain idle on the day when all men have high conscience! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Without reading many different books, you can never leave the port of ignorance and can never obtain the peaceful mind of knowing the truth! - Mehmet Murat ildan
A house made of ice in the middle of desert! And that house is the house of lies! - Mehmet Murat ildan
I have lost my faith, but I gained the truth! It is not important at all to lose your candle as long as you find a torch! - Mehmet Murat ildan
It is in fact not our dream that makes us happy, but chasing that dream! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Reality is not enough for us, that’s why we have invented art to create different realities! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Any country where there is no freedom of speech is no more than a Kingdom of Animals where only the powerful speaks! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Man is a culture, nothing but a culture! Question your culture! Just like monkeys picking lice from their skin, get rid of the stupidities in your culture! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Even the most perfect advice cannot be as useful as a staircase or a rope for those who live in the dark wells! - Mehmet Murat ildan
A seagull flying beautifully is heaven; a seagull hunting an innocent fish is hell! Existence is heaven and hell, joy and horror! - Mehmet Murat ildan
You can’t walk till the end on an active railway line and you can’t walk till the end on the road of lies, because sooner or later you collide with the truth! - Mehmet Murat ildan
You can never really know where exactly people are looking at! At the place they are staring at? Or at their past? Or at their future? - Mehmet Murat ildan
The remotest place on Earth can sometimes be the most attractive place on Earth especially in times when our belief in humanity is lost! - Mehmet Murat ildan
In a marshland amongst the crocodiles, there float beautiful water lilies! Even in the Hell, one can find the good and the beauty. - Mehmet Murat ildan
It is not the jumps you made in your life but mostly the jumps you haven’t made are the real source of regrets in your life! - Mehmet Murat ildan
To live is to paint, it is to create; but while we are painting, we are being painted, being created as well! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Everything which helps us to exist is holy! And a tree is holiest of the holy for us! - Mehmet Murat ildan
The good may lose; the bad may win! Remember this! Because knowing this increases the chance of the good to win! - Mehmet Murat ildan
To quit religion is to start walking in the space! Don’t be afraid, you don’t fall into the void, because you can hold onto God and science! - Mehmet Murat ildan
We are creatures taken seriously by the Earth, because we can severely affect the fate of the Earth, but we are in no way taken seriously by the Universe yet! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Choices are abundant, it is the right decision which is the rare one! - Mehmet Murat ildan
There are too many things around us, preventing us from thinking well! To think well, sometimes we need a heavy fog! - Mehmet Murat ildan
İnsan, insan olmayı unutmadı, çünkü insan, insan olmayı henüz öğrenmedi! Henüz öğrenmediğin şeyi unutamazsın! - Mehmet Murat ildan
To have a meaningful look on your face, you need to have a meaningful emotions deep inside you! - Mehmet Murat ildan
You must always see your loneliness as an opportunity to meet something good unexpected, something new unknown before, something interesting not happened yet! - Mehmet Murat ildan
If you want to be respected, do something respectful! - Mehmet Murat ildan
You must learn the art of disappearance to protect yourself from the stupid! This art will save your time and your energy and it will keep your mind’s purity. And what is this art? It is to isolate yourself for a particular period of time from the society! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Nature has two powers: Her own physical power and the spiritual power of her beauty! - Mehmet Murat ildan
If your words touch the hearts, that’s good; if your words touch the minds, that’s better and if your words touch both the hearts and the minds, that is the best! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Find a calm lake and wait for the twilight in silence! There, existence will visit you with all its magnificence! The existence of the Existence can best be felt in the presence of dimness and in the absence of crowds and noises! - Mehmet Murat ildan
There is no real silence for the sensitive ears and there is no real tranquility for the sensitive hearts! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Existence has billions of doors, but death has none! - Mehmet Murat ildan
The Moon always finds an opportunity to turn our attention from the ground beneath our feet to the sky above our head! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Any second can be the beginning of anything; any second can be the end of anything! Welcome to our universe! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Some little pieces of sand are so full of ego that they see themselves as a giant rock! But then the wind blows, the big ego flies in the air! - Mehmet Murat ildan
To feel free, create a fog around yourself! And how can you do this? Be silent! When you are silent, people will not notice you much! You will be invisible, you will be inside the fog! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Every man must be a part of a progressive revolution at least once in his lifetime! This will leave him great honour and great memories for the future. - Mehmet Murat ildan
A warm house is the best New Year present for every child! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Every time a war ends, under a beautiful sun, on the face of a crying child; I see a rainbow of hope over the innocent teardrops. - Mehmet Murat ildan
A man with awareness lives in a world much prettier and much richer than the world a man without awareness lives in! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Master Plato once said that Lux est umbra Dei; light is the shadow of God. I say this way: Light is the god of shadow! - Mehmet Murat ildan
A thought which is created in a second can change the thousand years of the World! - Mehmet Murat ildan
If you are completely surrounded by the enemies, this proves that you are damn stupid in matters of making friends and such a stupidity, such a miserable clumsiness is your biggest enemy! - Mehmet Murat ildan
When you sweep the universe, nothing changes, only the things change their places; when the universe sweeps you, nothing changes, only the things change their places! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Darkness can always visit us; when it comes, we shall light a candle to welcome it! - Mehmet Murat ildan
What do you need in the New Year? You need a dream; your dream needs an action; and your action needs right thinking! Without right thinking, you can have only unrealised dreams! - Mehmet Murat ildan
The presence of even a single poor child on the street means a million defeats for mankind. - Mehmet Murat ildan
This whole life is an art of knowing when to sit and when to stand up! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Man with right thinking is awake and can see everything; man with wrong thinking is asleep and can see nothing! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Past has a very great superiority over the future: The future may not exist; but the past existed! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Work hard to gain the heart of the people; if you gain it, you will gain everything else! - Mehmet Murat ildan
If our life is a dream, let it continue; who wants the reality? If our life is a reality, let it continue; who wants the dream? Unknown is unreliable! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Sometimes your mind can imprison your body and can put your body under some constraints. There is only one way for your body to be free: To free your mind! - Mehmet Murat ildan
If a writer is not an opponent of the government, he cannot be called as a writer, but just a disreputable lickspittle! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Patience is a complot of the Devil to immobilize the men! Mortal men should be impatient and impetuous; patience is only for the immortals! - Mehmet Murat ildan
For some, the universe ends at the borders of their villages; even for others, at the threshold of their home doors. - Mehmet Murat ildan
People are ready to take the good things into their minds! Give them good and right ideas; they will immediately take them as if they are taking beautiful flowers! - Mehmet Murat ildan
* If you have a light, share it with people; if you have a darkness, share it with the Sun! - Mehmet Murat ildan
This morning do something different: When you wake up in the morning, wake your forgotten and forsaken dreams up as well, wake them up like an insisting rooster! - Mehmet Murat ildan
The greatest realisation in one’s life is this: You don’t have to follow others! Creating your own path is creating a new path for the world! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Open the curtains of your mind, my friend; let the world know who you are! Do not hide your ideas; set them free, let them free! Open the curtains! Feel no fear! If there is truth in your ideas, you become invincible! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Acquaintances are always abundant; friends are always scarce! - Mehmet Murat ildan
If you can defeat your own calamity, you will be a hope for others and thus you can defeat the calamity of others too! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Our creativity is a universe within this universe, certainly a much bigger one! - Mehmet Murat ildan
For any kind of problem, we must first undoubtedly believe that we can absolutely solve it! Then, the solution will come; it is our determination and our utter belief on this matter that shall bring the solution! - Mehmet Murat ildan
You may give up your big dream and that is very hard! If necessary, give it up but then create a new one! Never live without big dreams because they will keep you alive in life! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Work is an anchor; it prevents the undisciplined minds drifting to the past. It keeps them in the present time. - Mehmet Murat ildan
First reach your target in your mind, then reaching your target in reality will just be a formality! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Watch carefully the journeys of others because the beginning of your own journey is hidden in the journeys of others! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Life shines where the light shines and our mind is our greatest light that can brighten our lives! - Mehmet Murat ildan
To be in the present time, keep yourself busy always or else you will find yourself either in the past or in the future! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Roald Amundsen says that ‘Adventure is just bad planning.’ In that case, friends, let us make more bad planning! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Unless you have a very good reason, never wake up anybody or anything! Let the sleeper sleep in peace. - Mehmet Murat ildan
There are two gods in this universe: God and Imagination. Both of them can design and create infinite creations. - Mehmet Murat ildan
Hell means torture; torture means badness. Goodness cannot create or produce badness. Hell does not belong to God; it has been invented by the horrific and sick minded people. - Mehmet Murat ildan
The whispering of the truth is stronger than the thunderstorm of the untruth! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Here is a tragicomic reality of all the regimes: People work hard to feed their thief politicians, their thief kings and thief queens or their thief presidents! And therefore the tragicomic reality of all the times is this: There can exist no thieves without the support of people! - Mehmet Murat ildan
A limited mind will have a limited world! - Mehmet Murat ildan
It is not possible for a house to own a spirit without owning windows with flowers! - Mehmet Murat ildan
The fate of the world depends on the triumph of the good people! - Mehmet Murat ildan
When you feel you are badly falling into the emptiness, stick to the reason , stick to the logic; they will reverse the situation! - Mehmet Murat ildan
All the beautiful roads are infinite because beauty gives us the feeling of infinity! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Give freedom to colours and then you shall meet the rainbow everywhere! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Governments stand because people sit; if people stand, governments will sit! - Mehmet Murat ildan
It is always a great honor to be the driver of your own car, to be the boss of your own fate! - Mehmet Murat ildan
For most of the people there is no today and there is no tomorrow; for them, there is only the past times! Leave your past to live your today and to live your tomorrow! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Bird leaves the land to enjoy the freedom; man leaves his thoughts to enjoy the silence. Meditation is man’s flying to the land of silence. - Mehmet Murat ildan
Un beau sourire sans aucune raison est le sourire de l'existence. - Mehmet Murat ildan
With faith, you may get stuck in a very big lie and may lose the truth forever; but with doubt, you can always reach the truth! - Mehmet Murat ildan
From the port of ideas, not only the most clever ones put out to sea and conquer the world but also the most stupid ones do this! - Mehmet Murat ildan
What have you done for science today? Stop doing things for God! He doesn't need anything. Do something for science, for God's sake! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Start your journey where the road ends! Glory lies beyond the ends! - Mehmet Murat ildan
The greatest storms on our Earth break not in nature but in our minds! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Are you comfortable? That’s good. But there is somewhere at least someone is uncomfortable! And this should somehow make you uncomfortable too! The world can be a better place only through this way, through thinking others! - Mehmet Murat ildan
There are two lights in this universe: The light and the Reason! - Mehmet Murat ildan
There is a night school where you shall meet great teachers: The sky! When the night falls, the shining stars in the school will teach you how small you are and how comical to own an ego! - Mehmet Murat ildan
There is no school or teacher more valuable than your own experiences. - Mehmet Murat ildan
Want to give a very strong energy to someone with a simple act? Then, smile! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Believe not the existence of an emotion nobler than the compassion! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Moments of thinking are your military moments because they are the moments where you take the opportunity to attack and eliminate your problems! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Humans have better wings than birds: Human mind is a perfect wing and with this wing we can fly to some farthermost places no bird can ever dream! Yes, mind is a wing; and when it comes to flying man is the most sophisticated bird on earth! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Creating light is a wiz; sharing that light is witty and protecting that light is a great honour! - Mehmet Murat ildan
When you are alone, bless the solitude; when you are with someone, bless the togetherness! Think of the seagull: It flies alone happily; it flies with another happily too! Solitude is a food; togetherness is a food; man needs both and he must be happy with both! - Mehmet Murat ildan
If two people said the same thing but only one of them said it beautifully, then only that one will conquer both the hearts and the minds of the people! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Life starts with the birth; success starts with the challenge! - Mehmet Murat ildan
You must have your own world within the world and you must never compromise on the matters of giving up your own world for any reason whatsoever! - Mehmet Murat ildan
As long as your determination is at least as long as the the road you travel, you will definitely reach your destination! - Mehmet Murat ildan
There are two kinds of science: The black science and the white science. The science of weapon production is the black one. Working in this category of science is a great betrayal to humanity! - Mehmet Murat ildan
If your headlight is broken, stop travelling in the darkness! Either you travel with the light or sit tight wherever you are! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Since the future is unknown, nobody can really know where he is going! When asked, tell them you know not where you are going! You can only say where you wish to go! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Though the life is very difficult and at times quite tragic, we must nonetheless be happy for being existed, for being the miracle very itself! - Mehmet Murat ildan
You can’t clean your dirty past as if you are cleaning a dirty window! All you can do is to create a clean future! - Mehmet Murat ildan
No war has ever won in the history, because people died in every single war! Where there are deaths, there is no victory! - Mehmet Murat ildan
In Jupiter, there are Earth-Size storms; and in Earth, there are Jupiter-Size lies! - Mehmet Murat ildan
From a rat hole you can go to the stars or from the stars you can go to a rat hole! Your destiny is open to every possibility! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Put no limit to your thinking or you can never go far and never find the truth! - Mehmet Murat ildan
May be the road you travel doesn’t give you the beautiful fate you have always dreamed off! Stop and change the road, no matter how difficult it may be! - Mehmet Murat ildan
In a country where even humans are treated brutally, animals must be in a totally desperate condition! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Watch the littlest kids carefully; the biggest messages for the grown-ups are hidden there! - Mehmet Murat ildan
We don’t give a damn to the insects on our Earth, but if we could find even a single insect on Mars, the whole world would cherish it like crazy! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Are you there? If your mind is not there, you are not there! You are wherever your mind is wandering! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Do not consider despair as a thick and high wall standing on your way; it is just a darkness and you can still walk in the darkness till you reach the light! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Have you lost your hope? Have you remained inside the fog? Don’t worry; even if you can’t find it, a new hope will come and find you! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Büyük öğretmenlerle buluşacağın bir gece okulu var: Gökyüzü! Gece olunca, okuldaki parlayan yıldızlar sana senin ne kadar küçük olduğunu ve bir egoya sahip olmanın ne denli gülünç olduğunu öğreteceklerdir! - Mehmet Murat ildan
It is not enough that light shines on you; it must shine on others too! It is not enough that you are happy; others must be happy too! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Are you dreaming? Stop dreaming; come and watch the sunset, it is better than all the dreams! - Mehmet Murat ildan
The victory of the ignorant masses always means a temporary backward movement in the progression of humanity! - Mehmet Murat ildan
A man’s greatness is neither determined by having great dreams nor by his determination to realize them; but by his contribution - however small may be - to the progression of the humanity, without forgetting other creatures as well! - Mehmet Murat ildan
What is a great success? You haven’t hurt anyone? That is a great success! You haven’t ignored any person? That is a great success! You haven’t lied? That is a great success! You haven’t deceived a person? That’s a great success! And now you see how very difficult to have a real success! - Mehmet Murat ildan
An unfree mind is just like a windmill inside the bell jar! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Looking for a good book to read and a great teacher to listen to? Here is a good book and here is a great teacher: Other cultures! To read this book and to listen to this teacher, all you need is to travel! - Mehmet Murat ildan
It requires no special talent to be a shadow; but to be a light, you need to be burning inwardly! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Let the world know your dreams, my friend; realise them! - Mehmet Murat ildan
If you think that you are living in a stupid country, you can be sure that you are being governed by the most stupid people! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Darkness has the ability to cover up; light has the ability to uncover! Darkness is the enemy of truth; light is the friend of truth! - Mehmet Murat ildan
What can a little town teach you? It can teach you how a little place already contains the whole features of the entire world! - Mehmet Murat ildan
To look beautiful and innocent all the time, keep your heart beautiful and innocent all the time! - Mehmet Murat ildan
However much you love them, you must let everything and everybody that desperately long for their freedom to be free! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Chuck Palahniuk asked which is worse: Hell or nothing. Here is my answer: Of course nothing! Because even in Hell, there is hope! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Update your truth! There is no soul; there is only mind and body! Update your truth or the truth will update you! The truth and the science are the greatest updaters! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Are you looking for a wealth in life? Fool! Life is the wealth itself! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Even in the saddest moments of life, the happiness of simply being, the joy of just having existence must be remembered strongly! - Mehmet Murat ildan
You are whatever you shall leave behind when you leave life! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Jean Paul Sartre says that ‘Hell is other people!’ In the name of completing this sentence we must also say this: ‘Heaven is other people too! - Mehmet Murat ildan
High walls and deep precipices on your path or hard rocks and big holes are not real obstacles! There is only one real obstacle on your path: Absence of self-confidence! - Mehmet Murat ildan
The war against the war is the only war that shall give you a great honour and a real peace! - Mehmet Murat ildan
No man thinks the same story when looking at a photo because every mind lived a different story! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Find a unique path and make a successful journey over there! This is the way to have a unique place in the history! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Follow the river to reach the sea; follow the sea to reach the ocean. And finally follow the ocean to reach the wisdom! As long as you target beyond of the beyond, you will reach the very beyond! - Mehmet Murat ildan
If you are happy with your present time, you will look at your past with happy eyes even if you have had a sad past! - Mehmet Murat ildan
If only you could fully grasp how valuable, how limited and how unique every moment of your life is, you would never stand as still as a statue even a single moment because action is real living! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Our goodness is our wealth and when we close our eyes to the tragedies of the hard lives, we start losing our wealth! - Mehmet Murat ildan
A tough life can be defeated only by the tougher person! - Mehmet Murat ildan
If everyone bows in front of your wisdom, your greatest wisdom will be to tell them not to bow! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Melt all the tanks in the world and make them rubbish bins. They will be much more useful for the humanity! - Mehmet Murat ildan
At the beginning Earth was a hell; then it became a heaven! Hell is the road leading to heaven! Chestnut tastes good after roasted! When the sand lives through hell, it becomes a beautiful glass! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Even the giant lead balls are not as heavy as the two sad eyes! - Mehmet Murat ildan
The easiest way to forget about the people who are dying in wars right now is to close our eyes and ears! And this is also the ugliest and the vilest way! - Mehmet Murat ildan
By disappearing in the Land of Nature, you appear in the Land of Wisdom! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Darkness is always afraid of the positive thoughts, because they are also a species of light! - Mehmet Murat ildan
In the beauty of the mornings we forget about the night; in the beauty of the night we forget about the mornings! When you meet the beauty, you drop anchor in the present time and all other times disappear from your mind! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Until we will be able to shape the universe the way we wanted, mankind will not be taken seriously by the universe and he shall remain as insignificant ants of the universe! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Though the stupid have great capacity to direct the world because they are plentiful, the clever has a much greater capacity to prevent the stupid from halting the progression of humanity because - though they are rare - they are tactical and intelligent! - Mehmet Murat ildan
The Earth loves us through its gravity and this love is ideal: It neither sticks to us nor let us to fly to the unknown darkness! - Mehmet Murat ildan
An idea can change your fate in a wonderful way but you must first let the idea to touch your mind and your heart! No closed book can ever be your hero! - Mehmet Murat ildan
To be happy in absolute terms, along with our happiness, all the world must be happy so that we don’t have to worry for anyone! - Mehmet Murat ildan
If you have nothing but compassion, you are still very wealthy; if you have everything but compassion, you are still very poor! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Don’t be afraid of the darkness; just carry a light with you! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Every single moment is a travel into the unknown! - Mehmet Murat ildan
When you trust yourself, you will come out like a beautiful sunbeam through the dark clouds! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Reduce the light, increase the concentration! - Mehmet Murat ildan
A warm dead photograph is much livelier than a living cold reality! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Sometimes a strong wind blows suddenly and you leave your beloved tree without saying even goodbye, like a pale autumn leaf! This uncertainty of life makes every moment in life infinitely precious. - Mehmet Murat ildan
Rain touching our hand becomes a little bit salty! Man touching wisdom becomes a little bit wiser! More touches take more from the touched! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Every believer is also a nonbeliever because he does not believe in the things nonbelievers believe in; every nonbeliever is also a believer because he believes in the things believers do not believe in! - Mehmet Murat ildan
For God’s sake, take the religion out of your life or all kind of absurdities will take the reason out of your life! Keep God, get rid of religion! God, Love and Science; the Magnificent Trinity! All you need is these three things! - Mehmet Murat ildan
When you are happy, you feel the sunshine even inside the fog; when you are unhappy, you feel the fog even in the sunshine. - Mehmet Murat ildan
Thinking is a great joy for a good writer and a great torture for the bad one! - Mehmet Murat ildan
The best comedy on earth shows up when an immoral person talks about the morals! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Man without compassion is the coldest thing ever in this universe! - Mehmet Murat ildan
When mind is so easy, body becomes so tranquil and so fearless. - Mehmet Murat ildan
No matter what happens in the outside world, as long as you have faith in yourself, no darkness can touch you! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Man looks very coward and extremely primitive with an ostentatious big sword and he looks very brave and tremendously sophisticated with a humble olive branch! - Mehmet Murat ildan
A house in the middle of nowhere always reminds us our Earth’s position in the universe! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Oleanders have attractive flowers, they decorate nature beautifully, but they are poisonous; and a woman is an oleander; it’s all right to watch her once in a while, but then you must walk away without touching her; if you ever try to taste her even once, you’ll head for hell! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Meditation is not to be on the surface of a thing or underneath it or above it, but it is to be in everywhere and to be in nowhere! - Mehmet Murat ildan
What is your big project in the New Year? You don’t have one? No dream, no reality! Get a big dream for yourself now to get a big reality tomorrow! - Mehmet Murat ildan
You are sitting! Want to be there? You can’t reach there by not going there! Sitting is the enemy of your dreams! - Mehmet Murat ildan
A candle, a book and a peaceful person mean three candles for the world! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Art symbolizes our perfect ability in the matter of enriching the reality! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Hepimizin içinde bir sanatçı vardır ama hepimiz vücutlarımızda kanatlar yaratması için ona yardım etmeyiz! Edenler, göklerin tadını bileceklerdir. - Mehmet Murat ildan
Poverty with happiness is not a real poverty; richness with unhappiness is not a real richness! - Mehmet Murat ildan
When you start thinking, you will lose your contact with the crowds! - Mehmet Murat ildan
A man who is fed up with being successful all the time must definitely try failure to feel better! - Mehmet Murat ildan
What we call as burden of life is nothing but the human failure on the matter of creating a just world! - Mehmet Murat ildan
We have invented the literature because the reality wasn’t imaginative enough and we also wanted to be alone, at least for a while! - Mehmet Murat ildan
True thinking brings a good life! - Mehmet Murat ildan
The strongest shoulders are not the well-built shoulders of a weight lifter who carries iron dumbbells, but they are of a mother’s weak shoulders which carry three children! - Mehmet Murat ildan
A dictator in a country is a big threat to the whole humanity; a democrat in a country is a great hope to the whole world! - Mehmet Murat ildan
World is brighter with the happiness of children. - Mehmet Murat ildan
Violence is the tool of the barbarian; aggression is the method of the primitive; bloodshed is the way of the savage; cruelty is the manner of the brutish! To be called as a ‘civilised,’ man must be peaceable! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Your life will be simplified when you choose inaction when no action is required and choose action when action is required! - Mehmet Murat ildan
To get matured, you must have an education in the School of Solitude! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Life is offering you infinite paths! To get stuck in one path is nothing but shallowness! Go deep, discover other lanes! - Mehmet Murat ildan
In your most desperate moments where you crawl on the ground like worms, sometimes you suddenly hear the voice of a savior, the voice of the Music which immediately carries you away to the stars! - Mehmet Murat ildan
A Japanese proverb says fall seven times, stand up eight. We can also say this: Hate zero times, love infinitely! - Mehmet Murat ildan
To get inspiration, go to the nature; for silence, go to the nature; to question the meaning of life, go to the nature; to feel the existence, go to the nature; to protect your mind, to reach the truth, to think about the universe go to the nature! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Neither the stone that made you stumble is your enemy, nor the stone that helped you cross the river is your friend! Universe just lives its own life! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Make a journey in such a way that it becomes the dream of others even long after you have gone! - Mehmet Murat ildan
When animals behave like humans or when humans behave like animals, don’t be surprised because in every animal there is a human and in every human there is an animal! - Mehmet Murat ildan
When the unknown becomes known, we lose something very big: The beauty of mystery! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Lucky nation is the one who has at least one great progressive revolutionary man in its history! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Let the ‘why not’ philosophy be your life principle! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Too much work will create too much motivation for the strong, and a big collapse for the weak! Strength gets great strength from the challenges! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Every men create some sound. Be a melody in this universe not a noise! If you become a melody, the whole universe will listen to you! - Mehmet Murat ildan
A good quote is a beautiful bird! Wherever you meet with it, you will start flying with it! - Mehmet Murat ildan
You know what the future is? It is a heavy fog which hides inside everything you can imagine! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Don’t let the society or your own family or anybody to kill your dreams because your dreams are yourself! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Who cares what colour your hair or what shape your shape is? Who cares what religion your religion or what language your language is? What is the colour of your heart? That is all that matters! - Mehmet Murat ildan
How long we live is much more important than how well we live! - Mehmet Murat ildan
There are no mighty mountains for the universe, because there are no mountains for the universe, no rivers, no sun and no clouds! There is only universe for the universe, just a single entity! - Mehmet Murat ildan
We always search for the signature of God to prove His existence. And now I say unto you that Art is His very signature! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Plucking a flower and giving it to someone is not an act of kindness; it is a behaviour of killing a defenceless fragile beauty for the sake of our own interest! - Mehmet Murat ildan
No ethical person wants to be a king or a queen, because there is no ethics and honor in putting yourself in a place higher than others! - Mehmet Murat ildan
In solitude, you accumulate energy to spend in crowds; and in crowds, you accumulate energy to spend in solitude! - Mehmet Murat ildan
If the storm underestimates your power, nothing happens to him; but if you underestimate the power of the storm, you sink! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Yes, looking through the eyes of literature we may talk about the beauty of sadness! But in the eyes of truth, sadness is just saddening; there is no beauty there, only a touching desperation! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Every country on Earth needs a progressive Revolution. But these revolutions must come through the Revolutions in the mind, not through Revolutions using Violence! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Hell people talk about hell, love people talk about love! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Sometimes war takes an arm, or an eye, or it takes two legs from us, but above all the war takes our belief in humanity away from us! - Mehmet Murat ildan
A silent street always welcome a good music! - Mehmet Murat ildan
A nation’s people must love each other, otherwise there will remain no nation! The world’s nations must love each other otherwise there will remain no world! - Mehmet Murat ildan
In solitude, you will find yourself; in crowds, you will find others! You need both of them: Solitude and crowds; yourself and others! Without others, what to do with yourself? Without yourself, what to do with others? - Mehmet Murat ildan
Not every thought is a flower; some are thorns. But while a flower may make you fall asleep and too see dreams, a thorn will wake you up and make you to think! - Mehmet Murat ildan
If you are not happy with your life, it is most probably because you have eagle eyes to see the negative parts of your life and almost blind to the beautiful side! - Mehmet Murat ildan
For those who sit on the stairs, a good quote is a strong invitation to stand up and to go up the stairs! - Mehmet Murat ildan
You have to cross many bridges and you have to walk many paths in your life! But what is more important than this is to know which bridges you should not cross and which paths you must not walk! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Talent is an art of gaining admiration! - Mehmet Murat ildan
When they look at a beautiful view, most people see their memories, not the view! - Mehmet Murat ildan
When the tram has arrived at the stop, you have to be there! Calculate where a good opportunity will stop and be there! - Mehmet Murat ildan
No man has ever seen a turtle climbing the wall. In order to do the things which are impossible for you, you need to change yourself, and better still, transform yourself into something new! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Look at yourself from the space! You are very little, you are so tiny! But there is something big in you: Your great ideas! Even from the space they look big because they have the power to change the universe, to change the space! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Only a happy mind will see the beauty of a beautiful view! For the sad mind everywhere looks gloomy! - Mehmet Murat ildan
There shall be joy everywhere if there is joy in the mind! - Mehmet Murat ildan
The beauty of shadow comes from the beauty of light! - Mehmet Murat ildan
How very wonderful friends the moon, the sea and the night are! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Whether we like it or not, one day science will take God from us! This will be especially a great destruction for the weak minds! - Mehmet Murat ildan
The universe does not have a purpose, but we do have! Our purpose is to re-shape this purposeless universe in a way that it will not be able to kill us! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Despite billions of Sun, the universe is still in darkness! The wisdom of light is yet powerless! - Mehmet Murat ildan
The leaves of the trees are like the thoughts of the men: Some are bright, some dark; some fresh, some rotten; some healthy, some diseased. - Mehmet Murat ildan
Don’t be afraid of loneliness, because everything is a door; even loneliness is a door, it opens to somewhere! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Hate is a door with hundred locks and love is a hand with thousand keys! - Mehmet Murat ildan
From whichever direction or from whoever the light comes to you, always welcome it! - Mehmet Murat ildan
If the humanity does not poison the minds of the children with all sort of religious craps, the new generations of humanity will soon create a new world order where reason and logic will be the sole guide, the sole savior! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Rumi says love turns thorns into flowers. This means that hate turns flowers into thorns! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Solitude is the path to visit yourself, it is the path to yourself! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Your real secret hiding place is not a dark cave, it is not a dusky forest, it is not a desolate house in the middle of nowhere but your real secret hiding place is always your own mind! Every person ultimately hides himself over there, in his own mind! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Man is the ant of the Universe; He is not an important creature, at least at the moment! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Stars are much further away from where they are now for those who have no dreams and no intentions to reach them! - Mehmet Murat ildan
If you know the art of being happy with simple things, then you know the art of having maximum happiness with minimum effort! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Elegance and kindness is an elegant and kind reply to the rudeness of this world! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Because the mankind very himself is a torturer, he created the concept of hell! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Any regime or any government which motivates its own people to be different than one another is a good regime, is a good government! Encourage people to think differently, to act differently, and to believe in different things, otherwise you create just a herd of animals! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Happiness has only one colour: The Bright! The bright of red, the bright of green, the bright of any colour! Happiness is bright! It shines, it sparkles, it glints! - Mehmet Murat ildan
It is true that prosperity has many close friends; poverty, on the other hand, has only distant watchers! - Mehmet Murat ildan
When somebody speaks a language that we don’t know, we often imagine that some important things are being said! - Mehmet Murat ildan
However beautiful a morning may be, we still must not wish it to continue endlessly, because this shall mean missing forever all the beauties of the night! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Most countries have only few honest politicians and this is just like having a body with only few good organs functioning! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Every man has two lives: The first one is the one we are living now and the second one is our memories! Memories are our invisible lives. But you must know that it is your first life that creates your second life! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Challenging the truth is like playing tennis against the wall! The defeat is inevitable! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Minds need the unusual, because the unusual has the power to shake the mind! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Before complaining about your burden of life, you must first try to see what other people's burden of life is! - Mehmet Murat ildan
There are two kinds of diamonds in this world: The diamond itself and the eyes full of love! - Mehmet Murat ildan
In youth, the greatest success is to see the world from the eyes of the aged people and to feel exactly how they feel. - Mehmet Murat ildan
Loneliness is a good education. You learn the things no crowds can teach and you discover the things no crowds can give. - Mehmet Murat ildan
The greatest danger in finding the right path often lies in here: The right path may look ugly and the wrong path may look beautiful! - Mehmet Murat ildan
A cheerful music is a powerful light for the shadows of sorrow! - Mehmet Murat ildan
For the animals in nature, everywhere is their houses! When we touch anywhere in nature, we must know that we knock their doors! - Mehmet Murat ildan
For the sea to be silent, wind must be silent, earthquake must be silent, boat must be silent, fish must be silent; behind every silence, there lies the silence of everything! - Mehmet Murat ildan
When we see a lonely fisherman, we ask where the boat is; when we see a lonely boat, we ask where the fisherman is! We love to see the good friends always together! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Here is a very simple strategy of life: When the train arrives at the station, be at the station! - Mehmet Murat ildan
When the spirit of nature touches us, our hearts turn into a butterfly! - Mehmet Murat ildan
If you can bow in front of the justice at the height of your power, it means that you are really a just person! - Mehmet Murat ildan
One face of the cloud sees the sun, other face of the cloud sees the darkness! To survive in this universe, you must do the same! See the sun, see the darkness! Enjoy the life, but prepare for the worst as well! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Every sorrow and every pain is a good reminding to us to be serious because we are living in a dangerous universe! - Mehmet Murat ildan
There are two paths that you must never leave in your life: The path of peace and the path of reason! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Without love, things disperse around; love holds things tightly! It prevents them to move away and disappear on the horizons! - Mehmet Murat ildan
No sublime wisdom asks to be worshipped or served; the greatest and the most honourable masters are those who refuse to have slaves! - Mehmet Murat ildan
When a nation leaves the fate of his country to an ignorant and fool person, then that nation itself will be remembered in the history as ignorant and fool nation! - Mehmet Murat ildan
If bad things are happening in your country, remember, the first responsible person is your stupid government! But if you have supported that government, now, you are the first responsible person! So sit down and shut up! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Create a world within the world and be happy inside it! Don’t forget, you are not condemned to live the world as is! - Mehmet Murat ildan
We cannot know what the next move of life towards us will be; but life also cannot know what our next move towards life will be! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Life is foggy; always try to see what lies behind the fog! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Freeze, freeze in the winter, if you really want to appreciate the summer! Walk, walk at the edge of the precipices, if you rightly want to learn the meaning of the safety! Switch the lights off, if you want to see the amazing beauty of the light! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Your dream is your path! - Mehmet Murat ildan
By creating an intelligent thought, you open the road for many other intelligent thoughts! By producing a stupid thought, you open the path for many other stupid thoughts! Beware of your thoughts! Create pearl, and then pearls will increase! Create mud, and then mud will increase! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Cut the connection between your clothes and your beliefs, because clothes will not make you something, it won’t make you honest or dishonest, good or bad! Your essence will not change because of what you wear! - Mehmet Murat ildan
A journey deep into the Kingdom of Nature is always a mysterious journey, a Sufistic voyage, a spiritual trip! - Mehmet Murat ildan
We feel very happy in nature but we must be very sure that nature also feels very happy when we are there! Happiness must be mutual! Treat nature well! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Poverty is a mathematical proof of the fact that mankind is a big failure! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Heart can keep a secret, but face is not a good secret keeper! So what heart knows, face will expose it! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Use your own reason to find the truth. And to do this, you must first get rid of the myths that your culture injected to your brain! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Our mind is our soul and we do not have any other soul. The concept of soul has been invented by ourselves to ease our fear of death. - Mehmet Murat ildan
An ant can't make a revolution, but a monkey can do; because it owns a fist! No real revolution is ever possible without fist. - Mehmet Murat ildan
No writer can be the ‘Master of the Words’ without loving them! Loving is the way for Mastering! No Love, no Master! - Mehmet Murat ildan
To create a just world for women, we must firstly teach men to be just! - Mehmet Murat ildan
The day you forget about the poors, you become the poorest of the poor! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Man is often the prisoner of the culture he lives in. Question your culture to break the prison doors! Question it so that you can be able to see the incredible stupidities in your culture! - Mehmet Murat ildan
If your mind is misty, your life will be misty; if your mind is sunny, your life will be sunny! Your life will be the reflection of your mind, of your thoughts! If there is a candle in your mind, your life will not know what utter darkness is! - Mehmet Murat ildan
When you swim, be a part of the sea; when you walk, be a part of the road! Integrate with the universe! See it not as a distinct entity, but as your own continuation, as your own self! - Mehmet Murat ildan
If you can be Kind in the Land of Rudeness, you can be King in the Land of Kindness. - Mehmet Murat ildan
If there is no adventure in your life, it is as if you live no life! Adventure is the real soul of man; without it, He is a stub! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Sometimes man seeks for wealth for eighty years, but cannot find, and then realises that life itself is the wealth itself! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Find a strong glue and stick yourself to honesty! You shall feel like a wind, so light and so free! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Colourful autumn is a tristful travel to the pale Planet of Melancholy! - Mehmet Murat ildan
What can you expect from a stupid government? Anything good? Anything useful, anything clever? Anything just? No! You can expect nothing but stupidity, nothing but mistakes, nothing but injustices and tragedies! All a stupid government can do is to produce wrecks and debris! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Wild nature always gives a very simple message to humanity: Do not disturb me! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Past is always afraid of being forgotten because being forgotten means being never-existed in a way! - Mehmet Murat ildan
However much things have been said in the past, there will be always something new to be said in the future! - Mehmet Murat ildan
A peaceful nature is the best doctor for an unpeaceful mind! - Mehmet Murat ildan
A man who never lies must have green blood in his veins, or blue or yellow, but definitely not red! - Mehmet Murat ildan
A need for many candles may arise in every nation’s history to light up the darkness in the country. Most of the time, the youth is the very candles themselves! - Mehmet Murat ildan
In life, there are many hills and valleys to pass and you cannot avoid them! The most important thing you need is to know this: You must pass them! - Mehmet Murat ildan
O que você fez pela ciência hoje? Pare de fazer coisas por Deus, ele se intitula todo-poderoso, não precisa de você. Faça algo pela ciência, pelo amor de Deus! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Every moment of existence is a volcano full of truth! Every single moment is ready to explode, may be now, may be two minutes or may be two years later! Truths are ready to erupt! Every single moment is ready to erupt! Be silent; wait for the eruptions! - Mehmet Murat ildan
The only soap of a dirty society is the clean men; only the clean can wash the grimy! - Mehmet Murat ildan
If the weather is summer in your mind, even the coldest winter will be hot for you! If the weather is winter in your mind, even the hottest summer will be cold for you! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Behind your view there are other views; to see them, you must first visit the view you see! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Why a wise man is wise? The answer is simple: Because he has left his own shore! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Whatever it will bring, it will be good to be there, in the Land of Future! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Sometimes all you need in your life is anything strange because strange things can revive your soul just like a cold water freshening your pale face with every splash! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Whatever your objective in life may be, never use violence to get it! Violence belongs to the Land of Evil; once you enter there, your face and your heart is forever sealed with the devilish ugliness of the violence! - Mehmet Murat ildan
It is a great joy to open a new path; and then, it is a greater joy to see new people on this new path; but the greatest joy is to see the new people opening many more brand new paths via this new path! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Solitude is not a port to drop anchor, but only a port to rest for a while! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Man who is at the edge of a precipice has always a better chance to understand the universe than a man who is far away from that precipice! - Mehmet Murat ildan
The road to Hell is always shiny and alluring. - Mehmet Murat ildan
The great ideas you met on your path are the genius sculptors which shape the shape your mind! - Mehmet Murat ildan
A wise quote may not be famous and a famous quote may not be wise! Stick to the wise as the other one is just a bubble! - Mehmet Murat ildan
We don't move with our legs and arms, but with courage and will power. - Mehmet Murat ildan
The less courage you have, the more dwarf you shall be; the more courage you have, the more giant you shall be! - Mehmet Murat ildan
He who believes in the fate accepts the collar in his neck! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Are you afraid of the future? That is funny because future does not exist yet! Future is not even a shadow, because shadow exists! Let go your fear and concentrate on the present time! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Mankind has created many religions; most of them are long gone now and finally all will long gone! This truth is an irreversible truth! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Thinking is an act of creating sunshine! The more we think, the more our way will be illuminated! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Failure knocks the door of the unprepared minds very often. - Mehmet Murat ildan
Light has a battery life; darkness has none! Light is finite; darkness is infinite! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Here is the fate of the man: To appear and to disappear! - Mehmet Murat ildan
You can give up your present dream provided that you have created a new dream and especially a better one! - Mehmet Murat ildan
The world is your real country! Replace your local mind with the universal one! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Blessed are those who encounter a mystery in their lives because they obtain a big opportunity to live the great joy of solving puzzles! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Man is hypocrite! He says that he loves flowers but he kills them for his own simple interests and for his own joy! Man is hypocrite! - Mehmet Murat ildan
The more thinking minds, the less sinking world! - Mehmet Murat ildan
There are many madnesses in every culture! All cultures need reason! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Birds don't need bridges to cross precipices and honourable men with honesty wings to cross precipices of slander. - Mehmet Murat ildan
A dream like beautiful place is much more important than the beautiful place in a dream, because it is real! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Be bold! You will then see that life will find no time to attack you, because you are attacking it! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Seek not a lighthouse greater than the human mind! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Whatever you have in your mind, it always carries the potential to come into existence in the world of reality! - Mehmet Murat ildan
You want to go to a place where you never lose anything and you keep gaining many things? Go to the Land Of Literature where you gain new paths, new ideas, new lives, new goals, and new souls! - Mehmet Murat ildan
There isn’t a viler creature on earth than a politician who sends the children of others to the war but not his own children! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Don’t swear at your past; you couldn’t existed without it! It is the only path to reach today and tomorrow! Remember that past is a great teacher who thought us all we know now! - Mehmet Murat ildan
We can't see and we can't reach the true frontiers of our ignorance; we can only approach to it by extending our knowledge - Mehmet Murat ildan
People are perfectly capable of ruining their own lives by very themselves without taking any wrong guidance from outside! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Beautiful places are almost alive! When you visit them, you can feel their breaths! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Life is a miracle and your most important goal in life is to protect this miracle. You have one more goal which is as important as this one and that is to protect the other miracles, the lives of others! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Future is something imaginary but the present moment is something real! - Mehmet Murat ildan
What are humans? They are unserious creatures in this serious universe! And because they are unserious, they appear and disappear quickly! - Mehmet Murat ildan
We all have an artist within us; but not all of us help him to create wings on our bodies! Those who help will know the taste of the skies! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Wherever you see an empty life, or an empty page or an empty mind, add something good to it! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Words are never insufficient to describe any situation. It is the talent to use the words which is the insufficient one! - Mehmet Murat ildan
All the great feelings like goodness, love or compassion eliminate the gravity and thus the wingless man rises like a bird. - Mehmet Murat ildan
Is it possible to have memories from the future? Yes, it is! Just dream about the future and these dreams will take their places on your memories, they will be your memories from the future! - Mehmet Murat ildan
All the beautiful corners of the world are the greatest mind and body healers! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Because of poverty and ignorance, not everyman living on earth lives in the same epoch! - Mehmet Murat ildan
World will be a beautiful place only with beautiful minds! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Woman cannot be free until man’s mind is liberated from the megalomania! His self-exaltation is the mother of the gender inequalities. Till we eliminate his exacerbated narcissism, woman will remain unfree! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Without mathematics, your world becomes foggy! For a clear vision, you need to be educated in the Temple of Mathematics! - Mehmet Murat ildan
A mind that tastes the grief obtains a good chance to travel to the Land of Wisdom! - Mehmet Murat ildan
A full loyalty to the leader merely fits to the dogs, not to the humans! - Mehmet Murat ildan
An honest government is the childish dream of the gullible men! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Look at towards the future! If you see something, it is your imagination only! Because the future is not there yet, it has not born yet! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Without living the most chaotic internal storms, you can’t get the calmness of the wisdom! Wisdom is the child of the storm. - Mehmet Murat ildan
Ideas are the invisible Gods of our universe! - Mehmet Murat ildan
A happy face is also a source of happiness! - Mehmet Murat ildan
People of one idea are the poorest people on earth; people of many ideas, people of many different thoughts are the richest people on earth! Only the rich in ideas, only those who have flexible minds will survive in this ever changing universe! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Every time you walk lonely, you get a very special gift: The silence! - Mehmet Murat ildan
A big hole in a poor child’s shoe is the simplest evidence to condemn the society he lives in. - Mehmet Murat ildan
Fate! This four-letter little word gave the biggest harm to mankind! We must totally get rid of this degrading concept of primitiveness! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Anything good has a magical power! Say something good; it travels around the world without legs; do something good, it flies around the world without wings! Everything good has a mystical power! - Mehmet Murat ildan
A man who smiles when he falls gives the Devil a good slap! - Mehmet Murat ildan
The secret of childhood happiness is to succeed to be happy with the simplest things ever possible! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Every season has its own art and the art of autumn is to bewitch the people! - Mehmet Murat ildan
History shows us that people often make mistakes, they give wrong decisions, they vote for the wrong persons! And history also shows us that in the end they pay a heavy price for it! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Your belief is mostly your prison! To discover the world outside your prison, you must first realize the walls surrounding you! Otherwise you shall continue being stuck in the prison of childish tales and fallacious illusions! - Mehmet Murat ildan
The world will be brighter and wiser without religions, but it will surely be darker and more hopeless without God! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Look at the mirror! Who are you? You are not yourself, you are your culture! Do you want to be yourself? Then leave your prison and discover the paths beyond your path! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Plants turn their face to the Sun; Animals, to the ground; and Men, to the darkness! - Mehmet Murat ildan
In the future, you will always encounter the past! - Mehmet Murat ildan
People often make very bad mistakes because people often don’t ask very simple crucial questions before their actions! - Mehmet Murat ildan
The fishhook catches the fish; the truth catches the lie; the death catches the life; the love catches the hate! - Mehmet Murat ildan
It is raining! In other words little poems are coming down from the sky! Nature is literature! Sun is a fable; forest is a story; birds are a theatre; mountains are a myth; rain is a poem! Nature is literature! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Even in the middle of a hopeless darkness a light may suddenly reach you; keep your hope tightly and this great hope of yours will strongly attract the light onto you! - Mehmet Murat ildan
A reactionary revolution is nothing but a high-speed evolution backwards! - Mehmet Murat ildan
To be able to see a magic, you need to have a mind that can detect that magic! - Mehmet Murat ildan
In a beautiful morning, walking barefoot to the work through the green fields with the company of the singing birds... and there you shall meet the real happiness! - Mehmet Murat ildan
The moment you think that your destiny is predetermined, you become a miserable loser! Trust your own power so that you can shape your own destiny! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Whatever time is giving us, it will take everything back! - Mehmet Murat ildan
If you are happy with your past, you visit it often; and strangely, if you are unhappy with your past, you visit it often too! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Don’t ever rule out the option of U-turn in your life, because one day you will need it! The moment you realize that you are going to the wrong direction, turn to the right direction instantly, with a beautiful U-turn! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Wherever wind visits, there it freshens the air; wherever wisdom visits, there it freshens the mind! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Leaving a place, a person or a country silently and without any notice is a heroic and a noble way of teaching the importance of your presence to those who ignore your existence! - Mehmet Murat ildan
The prisoners of the cultures are mostly the women! House is the name of the prison! - Mehmet Murat ildan
We need more windows for the houses. And for men, more reason! - Mehmet Murat ildan
On Earth you can meet Heaven and this meeting actualises every time you meet a kind person! - Mehmet Murat ildan
If you feel you have to open a particular door, open it, otherwise all your life that door will haunt your mind! - Mehmet Murat ildan
If you do not read and listen to the opposite ideas, you can always remain a stupid person! Opposite ideas, however contrary they may sound, are your greater chances on the way to truth! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Future is a car with brake failure; it is moving towards us at a very high speed. - Mehmet Murat ildan
The most beautiful thing about the most beautiful roads is that the destination is forgotten and the journey becomes the destination itself! - Mehmet Murat ildan
To appear in heaven, let yourself disappear amongst the beauties of nature! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Future is not dark, future is not bright! Future simply does not exist yet, neither dark nor bright! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Forest is a dream where you may find yourself and dream is a forest where you may lose yourself! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Are there anything more dishonourable and more coward than not marching in front of the army after taking the decision of war as a politician? Sending others for dying but keeping himself in safety is the affair of the low man only! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Some fool aims to go to heaven; some clever knows that there isn’t any; and some intelligent tries to create one with his own effort! Be intelligent! - Mehmet Murat ildan
The most tragic thing about the future is that it may not come into being! - Mehmet Murat ildan
If you have a good light inside you, you will get a good light from outside! - Mehmet Murat ildan
The Self-confidence of the ignorant is one of the biggest disasters of the humanity! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Children always give this simple message: Be natural, be sincere, be yourself! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Future is an empty paper, but not absolutely empty; the shadows of the drawings of the past is there, on the paper! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Philosophically speaking, shadows of people are friendlier than people themselves because they come together very easily! - Mehmet Murat ildan
There is no rain beyond the clouds; there is no humanity beyond the compassion! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Not only the artist watches his art with admiration but his art also watches his artist with admiration! - Mehmet Murat ildan
For us, a pretty bird is a pretty bird; for an insect, pretty bird is an ugly enemy! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Since it is always possible that your dream can come true, you must be very careful in choosing your dream, because the world is full with the unhappy people whose dreams are realized! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Every seed wants to die in the soil! Every umbrella wants to live in a perpetually rainy world! Every mirror wants to see its own face in another mirror! Everything in this universe has dreams they wish to realise! - Mehmet Murat ildan
You may live in an unknown small village, but if you have big ideas, the world will come and find you! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Let the romantic minds meet the romantic cities and after that the candle of romanticism shines on earth like a sun! - Mehmet Murat ildan
If a thing which is believed by billions is against the reason and not supported by the science, it is a great honour not to be amongst those billions! - Mehmet Murat ildan
To ease the loneliness of the bridges, visit them sometimes! The forgotten ones must be remembered! Create some memories with them so that they will feel themselves less lonely! Memories are the enemies of solitude. - Mehmet Murat ildan
Don’t mention me about your religion! Show me your heart! If you have the heart of an innocent child, you have the best religion, even if you are a nonbeliever! - Mehmet Murat ildan
While other creatures of the evolution are just watching the universe, man alone has the power to change the fate of the universe. - Mehmet Murat ildan
A country where women are not free has no chance ever to be something good and respectable! - Mehmet Murat ildan
In a democracy, people always vote for their alike! Pig for the pig, raven for the raven! Dull for the dull, wise for the wise! - Mehmet Murat ildan
On the road to wisdom, behave like a raven and observe everything carefully! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Create a wisdom and share it with others; in return, don’t wait for anything, not even a simple thanks, because expecting something in return does not belong to the wisdom! - Mehmet Murat ildan
All man must live in Machu Picchu for some time! Over there, you will be closer to the universe and you will realise how trivial you are in this chaotic cosmos. Science is the only power which will make you bigger and significant in this universe! - Mehmet Murat ildan
If you see many paths before you, don't be afraid; if you see only one path before you, then be afraid because choice means freedom and no choice means slavery! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Find a right and a beautiful idea; stick to it tightly and drag it strongly from your mind to the reality! - Mehmet Murat ildan
When it comes to poverty, there is no need to say anything. All we need to do is to help, the moment we encounter it. - Mehmet Murat ildan
Universe is a giant with his body and we humans are a giant with our minds! - Mehmet Murat ildan
We are nothing without compassion for others and for all other beings! - Mehmet Murat ildan
What makes your life rainy or sunny is your attitude towards life, not the attitude of life towards you! - Mehmet Murat ildan
A dreamlike reality always looks like a real dream! - Mehmet Murat ildan
The only power which can illuminate you is your own mind! No other mind can lighten you if your mind insists to remain in the darkness! The fate of your fate is within you! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Bad governments always lie because telling the truth requires honour and courage! - Mehmet Murat ildan
You can always be better than your master but you can never change the fact that you were his student and he was your master! The seed must always respect for his soil! - Mehmet Murat ildan
There is only one real purpose of a real revolution: To move forward! - Mehmet Murat ildan
When you do your work happily, work will disappear. - Mehmet Murat ildan
A clever quote opens new paths in the minds of the clever! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Let the colours of your ideas are red so that all can easily notice them! And what is red? Red is scream, red is power, red is assertion! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Poverty must be eliminated or else the honour of humanity will vanish! - Mehmet Murat ildan
We cannot respect something just because millions or billions believe in it! We can respect something only if it is complying with the high intelligence and the ethics! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Solitude is the rebel of the freedom. - Mehmet Murat ildan
Not every thought is a candle! Some thoughts can make the world darker! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Let the creatures other than man also breathe freely. Remember that earth belongs to all the creatures living in this planet. - Mehmet Murat ildan
Time will do his own drawing upon us but we will do our own drawing upon time as well! - Mehmet Murat ildan
If you are in love with your job, you never get tired, you never want to stop! You work and work and work… you continue flapping with an eternal joy like a bird flying over the sea and never wanting to land! - Mehmet Murat ildan
The worst mistakes of your past can be the best lights of your future! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Both half success and half failure must be considered as a full failure! - Mehmet Murat ildan
The job of reflection is to add a dimension of fable to the reality! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Sometimes you may feel that your heart is speaking and sometimes you may feel that your mind is speaking. In reality there is only one speaker: Mind! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Let your mind start your new journey firstly; let it travel on that road and then it will come back to you. After then you can start this journey both with your mind and with your body! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Sometimes coping with the difficulties success brings is much more difficult than coping with the difficulties failure brings! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Some steal, earn a lot of money, but lose their honour and become very poor; some work, earn a little money, but gain a good honour and become very rich! - Mehmet Murat ildan
The most precious light is the one that visits you in your darkest hour! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Every man has a river on his mind: The River of Thoughts! But not every man has a holy river on his mind: The River of Right Thoughts! - Mehmet Murat ildan
The dictators, commanders or emperors who want to conquer the world soon realize that the world has already been conquered by the artists and their arts! - Mehmet Murat ildan
We must thank to all the failed people in the history as they showed us the true way to success! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Time will come and some people will be proud of themselves that they have never believed in any religion! This honour will be belonging to the clever people of the society only! For the others, merely the deep shame will remain! - Mehmet Murat ildan
The right thoughts of the clever man are a ladder which takes you higher places. By climbing these ladders, one day you yourself become such a ladder itself! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Don’t sit! Stand up and jump on the reality! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Make no cry in failure! Make no noise in success! In failure, silence; in success, silence! Fly with the same attitude both in the high and in the low altitudes! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Stupid crowds are the greatest wealth of the crook politicians! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Man needs air, man needs water, man needs food and man needs adventure also! Adventure is a medicine for the infinite boredom. - Mehmet Murat ildan
Weak hand needs strong hand till it becomes a strong hand; weak mind needs strong mind till it becomes a strong mind! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Art needs no victory because it is already the victory of the meticulous mind! - Mehmet Murat ildan
The more freedom you get, the less your mind and your body is strangled! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Full mind is the mind of stupid man; empty mind is the mind of wise man! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Future is an enemy territory; we cannot know what will happen to us over there! - Mehmet Murat ildan
There is a cosmic river flowing from the Sun to the Earth and to everywhere: The Sunlight, the holiest of the holy rivers! Enemy of Darkness is the best friend of existence! Touch the sunlight with a strong love because light itself made that love possible! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Flying is not only the art of the birds, but it is also the art of the artists! - Mehmet Murat ildan
When you take a photo, you often take your own reality into your camera - the reality that you shaped in your mind - and not the real reality over there, whatever it is! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Petronius says that ‘Mundus vult decipi - The world wants to be deceived.’ That is very true, otherwise there wouldn’t exist any religion! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Storm destroys, man also destroys, so man is a storm too! But contrary to storm, man can learn no to destroy! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Earth is our only citadel in the universe; but we have illogically built many more fortresses within this beautiful castle! - Mehmet Murat ildan
One of the most important jobs of the youth is to make the elderly happy. - Mehmet Murat ildan
What marvel things are waiting for us in the future? What horrible things are waiting for us? Whatever is waiting for us, we always want to be in the future, ready to celebrate and ready to fight! - Mehmet Murat ildan
While we have very serious problems with the universe, it is most illogical and most stupid to make wars among ourselves! Let there be peace on earth so that we can fight with the real enemy: The ever-changing unreliable universe! - Mehmet Murat ildan
With a foggy mind you see nothing but fog! - Mehmet Murat ildan
An uneducated society will eventually turn into something lower than a herd of animals! - Mehmet Murat ildan
The sun rises from the two places: From the East and also from where the Science rises! - Mehmet Murat ildan
A thought can be said in hundred different ways but only one of them will be very effective and popular: The one which has been said in the simplest and clearest way! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Never give up fighting against the universe because we exist in life through action, through fighting! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Some people has the ability to see the winter as the spring season! Such positive minds can reach the farthest places! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Earth is a heaven but man often creates many hells within this heaven and a fascist country is one of the hottest and the most suffocating hell amongst all those hells! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Smile creates love and peace; love and peace create smile. - Mehmet Murat ildan
He who knows Mars, Venus, Mercury or Jupiter very well will also know very well how very precious our earth is! - Mehmet Murat ildan
The signature of our eyes, in other words, the way we look never changes even at the age of hundred! - Mehmet Murat ildan
You cannot call a man as a good person just because he is treating you good! He should treat everyone good to be good! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Mars will not be our new home; it will be our new hotel! Because for a new place to be our own home, we need to see the things we used to see: An autumn lake, a bird singing in the misty morning or even desert camels walking in the sunset! - Mehmet Murat ildan
When people like the path you walk and the style you walk in that path, they will start following you! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Greatness is to stay humble when the whole world calls you great! - Mehmet Murat ildan
If you want to be a good writer, internalize the good writers; absorb them; integrate with their souls; embrace their minds; mingle with their life stories; in short, merge with them, lose yourself in them! - Mehmet Murat ildan
If you know the North, you know where the South is; if you know the darkness, you know where the light is! Evil is an excellent compass to find the good! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Existence is more important than happiness; we can’t live without existence, but we can live with unhappiness! - Mehmet Murat ildan
There is one thing we are sure: For the honor of humanity, all the kings and all the queens, all the kingdoms and all the monarchies must be abolished! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Everything can always be better! To know this is a wit! But if you also know that everything can always be worse and that is wisdom! Wisdom is to see both the lights and the shadows! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Only the big souls can forgive the big crimes! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Let our road be long, let it be very long, let it be very very long and in fact let our road be infinite! Travel means flow, flow means life! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Since there are thousands of reasons to be happy, let us smile so many thousands times! - Mehmet Murat ildan
A man who can be happy with the crumbs of light in the dark corridors of life infinitely deserves the brightest Sun! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Tram’s road is predetermined, but not yours! You are not a tram, you can choose your path - Mehmet Murat ildan
Peace is an innocent child hated by some deviant and those who hate him will find no peace ever in their lives! - Mehmet Murat ildan
If a man can say ‘My life is more important than my country,’ that man has succeeded in freeing himself from the chains of society! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Some live in poverty but with their honor; some live in wealth but with no honor! Some lives are respectable, some are disgraceful! - Mehmet Murat ildan
If somebody asks you where you are going, tell him you are going to everywhere, because future is a path going to everywhere! - Mehmet Murat ildan
If you ever get a high official position in your country, you must see the interests of the humanity much more important than the interests of your own country; only then you will deserve to be called a great man! - Mehmet Murat ildan
If the lambs were flying, wolves would have also the wings to fly! - Mehmet Murat ildan
If you do not enter inside, what use the door to heaven can have? - Mehmet Murat ildan
If your mind is loaded with many burdens, you will not feel yourself empty even in an empty place! - Mehmet Murat ildan
A society which devastates its homelands’ nature no more has the right to live in that territories! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Through your ideas, you open the window of your mind and say a hello to the world. - Mehmet Murat ildan
There is something much better than sitting on an empty chair and that is to watch it and to let it to inspire you to think deeply! - Mehmet Murat ildan
A country where there are no freedoms is a black and white country; it is colorless and lifeless. Such a country needs nothing but colors, nothing but freedoms! - Mehmet Murat ildan
A love letter can be very short or it can be long; it can be literary or non-literary; it can be bright or dark, cheerful or tragic. But above all, for a love letter to be a love letter it must be sincere! - Mehmet Murat ildan
There is nothing in this universe which is not in struggle to keep its existence! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Opportunity is not a rock, it is a bird! You either catch it or you miss it! - Mehmet Murat ildan
An old horse, an old bird, an old man, an old tree, they all represent a great survival in the jungle of cosmos; they deserve to be applauded and respected! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Literature is a mountain made of gold in this poor world! - Mehmet Murat ildan
To achieve a great success, you must first have yourself behind yourself as your greatest supporter! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Your mind is your spirit; do not seek any other hidden soul inside you! All is in the brain! The depiction of a spirit rising to the sky is no more real than a medieval Scandinavian fairytales! - Mehmet Murat ildan
When the whole world starts behaving like a big family, protecting and caring each other, the world will become a good place to live! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Even in the middle of barking dogs, you can hear the footsteps of a big revolution! - Mehmet Murat ildan
When you admire the light, remember to give the darkness its due as well, because without it, the beauty of the light will disappear! - Mehmet Murat ildan
You can sleep in a forest and have a nice dream. But when you wake up, you will have a much better dream: The Magnificent Reality! - Mehmet Murat ildan
The best thing you can give a person is the courage and the desire to go beyond his culture, that little limited world of his! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Ego is a drum and the drum has to make a noise to tell everyone that that it is there! - Mehmet Murat ildan
If you fail, let the world knows the reasons of your failure; if you win, let the world knows the secrets of your victory! This is a great way to be useful for others! - Mehmet Murat ildan
A government which is not liked by the artists is certainly a bad government, because artist sees very well what is behind the masks! - Mehmet Murat ildan
There is a road which leads to all roads. The name of that road is adventure! - Mehmet Murat ildan
You learned something right? Make it part of your life right away! You heard something clever? Internalize it instantly! You heard something beautiful? Add it to your life philosophy at once! - Mehmet Murat ildan
A journey to the unknown shores needs a port, a ship, a wind; but more important than all of them: Courage; courage to leave the known for the unknown! - Mehmet Murat ildan
If a railroad is bent, the train shall turn over; if a man’s character is bent, he shall turn over just like that train. - Mehmet Murat ildan
To sulk is to create a noise; to smile is to create a music. - Mehmet Murat ildan
Think big: Universe is a village, a small place! When you think big, all will get smaller! - Mehmet Murat ildan
There is only one way to win a war which has begun: To stop it immediately; that is the way! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Enlightenment is to replace your own self with the self of the universe! - Mehmet Murat ildan
There is a magic in walking alone, in thinking alone: If there is no one to contact you around, the universe starts contacting you! - Mehmet Murat ildan
No dream can be more beautiful than the reality itself! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Learning must be like a house with its door always wide open; let everything enters the house! - Mehmet Murat ildan
If you have a light, meet the world or let the world meets you! - Mehmet Murat ildan
A man who refuses light will remain in the darkness even by the side of light! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Universe is a friend, it creates us; universe is an enemy, it kills us! It is neither a complete-friend, nor a complete-enemy. - Mehmet Murat ildan
Smile is a good reply to the dark world. - Mehmet Murat ildan
Live the future when it comes, not now, only when it comes! Now, only live the now! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Since the future is unknown, in every step forward we walk to the unknown! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Where there is little thinking, there is big shaping of the people! ~ - Mehmet Murat ildan
A homeless with hope is in a better situation than a hopeless with home! - Mehmet Murat ildan
To be a dwarf in peace is more honourable than to be a giant in war! - Mehmet Murat ildan
In the middle of the night, there is always less hope; in the dawn of the morning, there is always more hope! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Do your work well, and then the universe will shine on you! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Even a little adventure in the day will make that day a real day! - Mehmet Murat ildan
A lake cannot remain stormy for a long time; an ocean cannot remain calm for a long time; everything and everyone cannot behave different from his own character for a long time! - Mehmet Murat ildan
One has to be dull to feel happy amongst the dull! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Remember that existence comes before the happiness and thus to exist is more important than to be happy! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Man lives in the house of nature. If he destroys the house, he shall be destroyed as well! - Mehmet Murat ildan
What is the name of your dream? A lovely wooden cottage in the middle of a forest? Or walking in an endless autumn path? What is the name of your dream? Don’t give a name, always give a list! Fill yourself with dreams because dream is the path to reality! - Mehmet Murat ildan
To smile is to turn the lights on, the lights of existence within you! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Living in a stupid country is living in a marsh! You are surrounded by the reptiles and the alligators! Refusing hell is the best path to eliminate the hell! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Life is sweet till a bitter reality comes and hits us! After that, if you are a strong person, life will continue being sweet! - Mehmet Murat ildan
The master of thinking is like a master of sword! He can easily win any fight with a high art and a great elegance! - Mehmet Murat ildan
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