insight

Climb the mountain

Climb the mountain

I call the high and light aspects of my being spirit and the dark and heavy aspects soul. Soul is at home in the deep, shaded valleys. Heavy torpid flowers…Read more
Your children

Your children

Your children are not your children. They are the sons and daughters, of Life's longing for itself. They come through you, but not from you, and though they are with…Read more
Seed

Seed

The seed of God is in us. Given an intelligent and hard-working farmer, it will thrive and grow up to God, whose seed it is; and accordingly its fruits will…Read more
Peace and the ego

Peace and the ego

Peace does not come through the agreement of egos, for it is impossible for egos to agree. Peace comes when love and mutual respect are present. When love is present,…Read more
Addicted to suffering

Addicted to suffering

Don't take anything personally because by taking things personally you set yourself up to suffer for nothing. Humans are addicted to suffering at different levels and to different degrees, and…Read more
A new will

A new will

Life is being wasted. The human family is not having half the fun that is its due, not making the beautiful things it would make, and each one is not…Read more
Connections

Connections

National Newspaper Award and Amnesty International Award for Human Rights Reporting winner Stephanie Nolen is The Globe and Mail's current India, and formerly Africa, correspondent. She just received an honorary…Read more
Forgiveness

Forgiveness

Forgiving one's enemies can make a difference to one's spiritual progress. It's crucial. It's the one important thing. It can change one's life. To reduce hatred and other destructive emotions,…Read more
The Servant of Unity

The Servant of Unity

Most men in power have not the strength or wisdom to be satisfied with the way things are. The sane know contentment, for beauty is their lover, and beauty is…Read more