Archive for the 'Thoughts for the Day' Category

Apr 23 2021

the journey itself

The destination’s gift
is contained in the journey itself.

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Apr 12 2021

new path

Discover a new path
through this magical, unknown day.

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Mar 12 2021

Self-acceptance

Self-acceptance has a strange way
of becoming self-awareness.

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Mar 05 2021

A book and a building

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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Feb 26 2021

battered heart

somehow the battered heart
blossoms with such beauty,
no hint of past hurts

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Feb 12 2021

gathering silence

Once you have gathered enough silence,
silence gathers you.

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Feb 05 2021

non-believer

The goal is to become a non-believer,
to abandon belief — and dogma and hearsay —
in favor of direct knowing.

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Jan 29 2021

supremely pragmatic

A mystic must be supremely pragmatic:
Use what works,
whatever opens the heart
and fires the spirit.

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Jan 22 2021

by default

If you are not intensely dedicated
to a high ideal,
then comfort becomes your goal by default
and every difficulty becomes a crisis.

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Jan 15 2021

what we love

We become what we love.

Everything else is just movement.

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Jan 08 2021

learn the way

We learn the way
by knowing our hearts.

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Dec 11 2020

strength to stand

Don’t resent the work.
It gives you the strength to stand
whole and silent
before the Mystery.

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Dec 04 2020

Like water

Like water, yield
and so find your destination.

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Nov 20 2020

to find perfection

To find its perfection
the soul must reveal
its imperfections.

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Nov 13 2020

most sacred place

You live in the most sacred place
in the universe:
right here,
right now.

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Oct 30 2020

spark

Let that charged space
spark inside you and flash.

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Oct 16 2020

immense journey

Whether our stories are epic or humble,
whether we live on the sharp edges or the flat plains,
we are all on an immense journey.

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