Archive for the 'Thoughts for the Day' Category

Jun 08 2018

not enough

A book and a building are not enough.
The human spirit needs cathedrals of trees,
towering mountains, and fields
of spring wildflowers as places of prayer.

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Jun 06 2018

To find its perfection

To find its perfection
the soul must reveal
its imperfections.

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Jun 01 2018

Love has no opposite

Love has no opposite.

Hate, fear, are not love’s opposites;
they are its denial.

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May 16 2018

not escape

Freedom is not escape,
but deep presence.

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May 11 2018

world at rest

The happiest moment is when you discover
the world at rest
in your heart.

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May 09 2018

beyond question

Anything that is beyond question
should immediately be questioned.

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Apr 27 2018

Stumble

Stumble
and so see the sky.

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Apr 25 2018

nature is our guide

Nature is our constant teacher and guide,
again and again bringing us back to ourselves.

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Apr 20 2018

nourishing

Belief isn’t very nourishing.
Direct perception is what the soul craves.

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Apr 13 2018

Recognize the magical

Recognize the magical
in the mundane.

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Apr 06 2018

perceived but not known

The great, flowing vastness
one is…
well, it is perceived,
but it is not known.

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Apr 04 2018

following the rules

No one gets to heaven
by following the rules
— or breaking them.
Heaven must burst forth from your breast.

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Mar 28 2018

purpose of life

The purpose of life is awareness.

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Mar 23 2018

we too shine

Finding that light, we discover
that we too shine
like the stars within the deep mystery.

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Mar 21 2018

Every act

Every ignoble act says —
“Save me from myself!”
Every noble act says
the same.

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Mar 16 2018

a new action

With each new insight
take a new action
to claim it.

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Mar 09 2018

knowing our hearts

We learn the way
by knowing our hearts.

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