Meditation is the discovery that the point of life is always arrived at in the immediate moment.
Other Alan Watts quotes:
Much of the secret of life consists in knowing how to laugh, and also how to breathe.
Life is not a problem to be solved, but an experience to be had.
People sometimes fail to live because they are always preparing to live.
The difference between a baby and adult is that a baby believes in everything while the adult doubts everything. Babies also only tell the truth until they learn what a lie is.
Better to have a short life that is full of what you like doing than a long life spent in a miserable way.
What keeps us from happiness is our inability to fully inhabit the present.
The mind's the standard of the man.
By going out of your mind, you come to your senses.
When a man no longer confuses himself with the definition of himself that others have given him, he is at once universal and unique.
Nothing satisfies an individual incapable of enjoyment.