“Look at whatever may appear
No matter how it might seem,
The thing in itself, is the sky-like nature of mind.”
~ Nyoshul Khen Rinpoche
“We do all kinds of things to remain beautiful,
yet spend little time on the way our mind functions.
~ Matthieu Ricard
Every particle in nature
is related to the whole,
and partakes of the perfection of the whole.
~ Ralph Waldo Emerson
“Everything is a gift.
The degree to which we awaken to this truth
is a measure of our gratitude.”
~ David Steindl-Rast
The superior Being takes inner feelings but leaves outer appearances,
likes inner qualities but dislikes outer decoration.
~ Han Fei Tzu
On the road to success,
as you near your goal,
beware the intoxication of achievement.
~ I Ching
Without hearing the words from Ancient Kings,
you will not know the greatness of knowledge
~ Hsun Tzu
“Absolute unmixed attention is prayer.”
~ Simone Weil
Everywhere I look, hope exists
– but only as a kind of green shoot in the midst of struggle.
~ Joan D. Chittister
“True emptiness is not empty, but contains all things.
The mysterious and pregnant void creates and reflects all possibilities.”
~ Jack Kornfield