Every person takes the limits of their own field of vision for the limits of the world ~Arthur Schopenhauer
I’d like mirror back Dan Cathy’s (president Chick-fil-A) quote but change a few words kenji’s version “we’re inviting God’s judgment on our nation when we shake our fist at him and say we know better than you as to what constitutes NATURAL (God’s design) and I pray God’s mercy on our generation that has such […]
Some people and places SHINE!
Love the Earth and the Sun and the Animals. Despise riches, Give Alms to everyone that asks, Stand up for the stupid & crazy, Devote your income & labor to others, Hate tyrants, argue not concerning god, Have patience & indulgence toward people, Take off your hat to nothing known or unknown or to any […]
Don’t like Gay Marriages ….. Don’t get one Don’t like abortions ….. Don’t have one Don’t like sex ….. Don’t do it Don’t like drugs ….. Don’t do them Don’t like porn ….. Don’t watch it Don’t like alcohol ….. Don’t drink it Don’t like guns ….. Don’t buy one and… Don’t like your rights […]
I will not die and unlived life. I will not live in fear of falling, or catching fire. I choose to inhabit my days to allow my living to open me to make me less afraid, more accessible to loosen my heart until it becomes a wing, a torch, a promise. I choose to risk […]
Hold on to what is good even if it is a handful of earth. Hold on to what you believe even if it is a tree which stands by itself. Hold on to what you must do even if it is a long way from here. Hold on to life even when it is easier […]
We are the music makers,
And we are the dreamers of dreams,
Wandering by lone sea-breakers,
And sitting by desolate streams;—
World-losers and world-forsakers,
On whom the pale moon gleams:
Yet we are the movers and shakers
Of the world for ever, it…
I said to myself, I have things in my head that are not like what anyone has taught me, shapes and ideas so near to me, so natural to my way of being and thinking that it hasn’t occurred to me to put them down. I decided to start anew, to strip away what I […]
The function of authentic spirituality
is not to provide security and solace,
but to encourage the seeker to venture out
on the lonely and difficult path of self-knowledge.
So do not be intimidated.
Have confidence in your own spiritual potentiality,