Archive for the 'Thoughts for the Day' Category

Jun 12 2020

every instant

Encounter every instant
entirely as it is,
in pure wonder.

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Jun 03 2020

the right place

It’s not that we have to find the right place to look.
It’s that we have to find the right way to look.

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May 28 2020

only one

In two, there is only One.
In “you” and “I,” there are not two, but One.
In delusion, only One; in recollection, only One.
What work remains but to know?

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May 15 2020

like a tree

We don’t float to heaven.
Like a tree, we sink roots deep into the rocky soil,
and so, year-by-year, reach higher into the heavens.

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May 08 2020

pregnant with miracles

The world is pregnant with miracles.
All it takes is for us to approach with quiet and awe,
and the most mundane things open themselves
into infinities.

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Apr 28 2020

give ourselves away

What we really want
is to discover
the most fulfilling ways
to give ourselves away.

One response so far

Apr 17 2020

Forget the rest

Forget the rest.
What’s important is that you love
and that you act upon that love.

One response so far

Apr 07 2020

fierce and gentle

See everything
with a fierce eye
and a gentle heart.

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Mar 24 2020

everything

Everything is an exercise
in awareness.

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Mar 13 2020

fullness

Yield
into fullness.

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Mar 06 2020

wound

Your most secret wound

is the doorway.

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Feb 21 2020

something fierce

There is something fierce
in every saint and sage.
How else could they free love
from its cage?

One response so far

Feb 19 2020

break a thousand times

The heart, to be whole,
must break a thousand times
and be ready to break again.

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Feb 14 2020

both ways

Blessings work
both ways.

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Feb 11 2020

one moment

It is not a journey of years,
it is a journey of one full moment

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Feb 05 2020

ornaments of awareness

Words aren’t inherently meaningful;
they are the ornaments
that accompany the flow of awareness.

One response so far

Jan 24 2020

humble enough

We must be open-minded, open-hearted,
curious, courageous, quiet, poised…
and humble enough to not notice
our own sweet melting.

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