Sunday, October 29, 2017

Imagination... its limits are only those of the mind itself.

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Imagination... its limits are only those of the mind itself. ~Rod Serling

We're all ghosts. We all carry, inside us, people who came before us. ~Liam Callanan, The Cloud Atlas

Change the world by being yourself. ~Amy Poehler

The mind becomes a monster when it becomes your master. The mind is an angel when it is your servant. And it is all in your mind. ~Yogi Bhajan

Art is not what you see, but what you make others see. ~Edgar Degas

Sunday, October 22, 2017

Something was withheld . . . We found it was ourselves. ~Robert Frost

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Something was withheld . . .
We found it was ourselves. ~Robert Frost

Come from the heart, the true heart, not the head. When in doubt, choose the heart. This does not mean to deny your own experiences and that which you have empirically learned through the years. It means to trust yourself to integrate intuition and experience. There is a balance, a harmony to be nurtured, between the head and the heart. When the intuition rings clear and true, loving impulses are favored. ~Brian Weiss

The temple bell stops but the sound keeps coming out of the flowers. ~Matsuo Basho

Your hand and your mouth agreed many years ago that, as far as chocolate is concerned, there is no need to involve your brain. ~Dave Barry

Sunday, October 15, 2017

The best bridge between despair and hope is a good night's sleep...


Like all explorers, we are drawn to discover what's out there without knowing yet if we have the courage to face it. ~Pema Chödrön

Image may contain: plant, tree, flower, grass, outdoor and natureIt may be that when we no longer know what to do, we have come to our real work and when we no longer know which way to go, we have begun our real journey. The mind that is not baffled is not employed. The impeded stream is the one that sings. ~Wendell Berry

Relative to the level of awareness that is possible for us, our ordinary state of consciousness is as far from a direct experience of reality as sleep is from waking consciousness. ~Don Richard Riso & Russ Hudson

The best bridge between despair and hope is a good night's sleep. ~E. Joseph Cossman

Sunday, October 8, 2017

Your pain is the breaking of the shell...




Your pain is the breaking of the shell that encloses your understanding. ~Khalil Gibran

To study the self is to forget the self. To forget the self is to be enlightened by the ten thousand things. ~Eihei Dogen

Peace is the result of retraining your mind to process life as it is, rather than as you think it should be. ~Wayne Dyer

Letting go gives us freedom, and freedom is the only condition for happiness. If, in our heart, we still cling to anything - anger, anxiety, or possessions - we cannot be free. ~Thich Nhat Hanh

Sunday, October 1, 2017

Leave the door open for the unknown...

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Do understand that the mind has its limits. To go beyond, you must consent to silence. ~Nisargadatta Maharaj

Leave the door open for the unknown, the door into the dark. That’s where the most important things come from, where you yourself came from, and where you will go. ~Rebecca Solnit

You got to look at things with the eye in your heart, not with the eye in your head. ~Lame Deer, Medicine Man of the Oglala people

Work is not always required ... there is such a thing as sacred idleness, the cultivation of which is now fearfully neglected. ~George MacDonald