“True humility is a kind of self-annihilation;
which is the center of all virtues.”
~ John Wesley
The pendulum of the mind alternates between sense and nonsense,
not between right and wrong.
~ Carl Jung
You know me only as the acquisition of body form,
name and form.
Do you really see me as I am? I doubt it.
~ Nisargadatta Maharaj
We should approach knowledge as we approach war:
wide-awake, with fear, with respect and with absolute assurance.”
~ Carlos Castaneda
Moonlit drops shaken
from a crane’s bill.
~ Dogen, 1200 – 1253
A parrot cries out, ‘green tea!’
But when you give it to him, he doesn’t know what it is.
~ Zen Saying
“A great deal of the chaos in this world occurs
because people don’t accept who they are.”
~ Chögyam Trungpa
Expect to have hope rekindled.
The dry seasons do not last and spring rains will come again.
~ Sarah Ban Breathnach
“May I meet this moment fully, as a friend.”
~ Sylvia Boorstein
Let reality be reality,
and things flow naturally forward, the way they are meant to.
~ Lao Tzu