Archive for the 'Thoughts for the Day' Category

Nov 17 2017

Each kind act

Each kind act
and simple insight
is a victory.

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Nov 15 2017

Balance

Balance must be discovered
anew
each day.

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Nov 10 2017

Allow yourself to notice

Allow yourself to notice
what you are feeling.
Then — notice yourself feeling.
Then — notice yourself.

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Nov 08 2017

What is right here?

Continuously ask: What is right here?
What is this sensation? This emotion?
This thought? This experience?
Then ask: Who is experiencing it?

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Oct 23 2017

Simple contentment

Simple contentment
unlocks so many doors
along the way.

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Oct 18 2017

Don’t strain

Don’t strain toward enlightenment.
Relax into it.

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Oct 13 2017

Where bliss begins

Where bliss begins

everything else ends.

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Oct 11 2017

make a fool of yourself

If you don’t occasionally
make a fool of yourself,
you’re not fully alive.

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Oct 06 2017

retrain

We need to retrain our eyes to see
the spaces between and the secrets behind.

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Sep 29 2017

on course

As long as you have compassion
you can’t be far off course.

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Sep 22 2017

silent witness

Finally, finally we fall silent.
Finally, we witness ourselves as we are.

One response so far

Sep 20 2017

A miracle

A miracle isn’t an event or an experience.
It is a moment of recognition:
We glimpse the wider reality,
and what we witness washes us away.

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Sep 08 2017

exercise

Everything is an exercise
in awareness.

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Sep 06 2017

Not suppression

Not suppression.
Not separation.
Integration.

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Sep 01 2017

love the mountain

Real mountaineers love the mountain
more than the map.

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Aug 25 2017

Forgive the whole world

Every nation, every person, every object
is within yourself.
Forgive the whole world
and watch what happens within yourself.

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Aug 23 2017

Even our masks

Even our masks reveal us.

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