Alex Grey quotes

  • The infinite vibratory levels, the dimensions of interconnectedness are without end. There is nothing independent. All beings and things are residents in your awareness.
    -- Alex Grey

    #Independent #Levels #Dimensions

  • Love, consciousness, and creativity are the highest refinements of the cosmic evolutionary force.
    -- Alex Grey

    #Creativity #Consciousness #Force

  • The purpose of truly transcendent art is to express something you are not yet, but something that you can become.
    -- Alex Grey

    #Art #Purpose #Art Is

  • I acknowledge the privilege of being alive in a human body at this moment, endowed with senses, memories, emotions, thoughts, and the space of mind in its wisdom aspect.
    -- Alex Grey

    #Memories #Philosophy #Space

  • Be an artist of consciousness. Your picture of reality is your most important creation. Make it powerfully profoundly beautiful.
    -- Alex Grey

    #Beautiful #Artist #Reality

  • Life is a wave of creative consciousness rippling through space and time that we have the honor of aesthetically surfing.
    -- Alex Grey

    #Space #Creative #Surfing

  • Share your presence with others, no boundaries, completely, openly, lovingly. Love is what makes us alive, that is why we feel so alive when we love. Service is being available to love. Life is the combustion of love. That we love ourselves here, that is the true magnificence in the mountains of being.
    -- Alex Grey

    #Love Life #Love Is #Mountain

  • I felt I had dissolved into a pure energy state and become one with the magnetic field surrounding the earth
    -- Alex Grey

    #Energy #Earth #Fields

  • It is the prayer of my innermost being to realize my supreme identity in the liberated play of consciousness, the Vast Expanse. Now is the moment, Here is the place of Liberation.
    -- Alex Grey

    #Prayer #Play #Identity

  • Do solemnly swear to love, honor and obey my soul, my path to realization and relationship with a higher, deeper creative power, for better or worse, for richer or poorer, in sickness and in health, from now and forever more.
    -- Alex Grey

    #Forever #Creative #Soul

  • Share your presence with others, no boundaries, completely, openly, lovingly. Love is what makes us alive.
    -- Alex Grey

    #Love Is #Alive #Boundaries

  • It is very easy to take for granted the phenomenon that we are each alive, but we must try not to.
    -- Alex Grey

    #Trying #Alive #Granted

  • In a society that tries to standardize thinking, individuality is not highly prized.
    -- Alex Grey

    #Thinking #Individuality #Trying

  • The good that binds us is Love, it comes from our Soul, it flows through our center, and connects us with everything.
    -- Alex Grey

    #Soul #Flow

  • When artists give form to revelation, their art can advance, deepen and potentially transform the consciousness of their community.
    -- Alex Grey

    #Art #Giving #Community

  • Realism and Naturalism rely mostly on the eye of the flesh. Abstract, conceptual and surrealistic art rely mostly on the eye of the mind. Great works of art rely on the eye of contemplation, the eye of the spirit.
    -- Alex Grey

    #Art #Eye #Mind

  • The creative principle is less about dogma and more about opening ourselves to the evolution of consciousness.
    -- Alex Grey

    #Creative #Principles #Evolution

  • When we gaze into the eyes of our beloved, we're staring into the eyes of a sacred mirror, and we recognize our oneness.
    -- Alex Grey

    #Eye #Mirrors #Oneness

  • Art is a delivery system for worldviews.
    -- Alex Grey

    #Art #Art Is #Worldview

  • I think that that's why artists make art - it is difficult to put into words unless you are a poet. What it takes is being open to the flow of universal creativity. The Zen artists knew this.
    -- Alex Grey

    #Art #Creativity #Thinking

  • The web of life, love, suffering and death unites all beings.
    -- Alex Grey

    #Love Life #Suffering

  • The inevitable consequence of love is the building of temples.
    -- Alex Grey

    #Love Is #Temples #Building

  • Artists are most themselves when they are out of their minds, transcending the ego skirmishes of conceptual thought, and intuitively relinquishing control to the greater Creator
    -- Alex Grey

    #Artist #Ego #Mind

  • Journeying through secret doors, curving corridors, and connecting rooms into the mountain was like being digested by the different organs of a deity.
    -- Alex Grey

    #Doors #Secret #Mountain

  • The artist's mission is to make the soul perceptible. Our scientific, materialist culture trains us to develop the eyes of outer perception. Visionary art encourages the development of our inner sight. To find the visionary realm, we use the intuitive inner eye: the eye of contemplation, the eye of the soul. All the inspiring ideas we have as artists originate here.
    -- Alex Grey

    #Art #Eye #Sight

  • The many faces of Collective Vision united by the mandalic eye-field suggest both expansion of consciousness and sharing of consciousness with other beings. The painting was based on a profoundly ego dissolving entheogenic mystical trance where I heard the words, 'Infinite Oneness... the Oneness should never forget the Infinitude and the Infinitude should never forget the Oneness...'
    -- Alex Grey

    #Eye #Oneness #Ego

  • It was 1975. I had spent the year at the Boston Museum School doing some very bizarre performance works. The last one included going to the North Magnetic Pole and spending all of my money.
    -- Alex Grey

    #School #Museums #Boston

  • You are one with the same force that provides the spiral arms of the galaxy. That universal creativity. It's also what you are as well. And when the mystic eye is open and sees that, a person is forever changed !
    -- Alex Grey

    #Creativity #Eye #Forever

  • To bare our souls is all we ask, to give all we have to life and the beings surrounding us. Here the nature spirits are intense and we appreciate them, make offerings to them - these nature spirits who call us here - sealing our fate with each other, celebrating our love.
    -- Alex Grey

    #Fate #Offering #Appreciate