wisdom

The yearning to be holy

The yearning to be holy

May we find each other in the silence between the words. May we heal the loneliness of our expertise with the wisdom of our service. May we honour in ourselves…Read more
Rules for Being Human

Rules for Being Human

1. You will receive a body. You may like it or hate it, but it's yours to keep for the entire period. 2. You will learn lessons. You are enrolled in…Read more
Have patience

Have patience

Have patience with everything unresolved in your heart and try to love the questions themselves... Don't search for the answers, which could not be given to you now, because you…Read more
The present moment

The present moment

Our true home is in the present moment. To live in the present moment is a miracle. The miracle is not to walk on water. The miracle is to walk…Read more
Gandhi’s top 10

Gandhi’s top 10

1. Change “You must be the change you want to see in the world.” “As human beings, our greatness lies not so much in being able to remake the world…Read more
12 Symptoms of Spiritual Awakening

12 Symptoms of Spiritual Awakening

An increased tendency to let things happen rather than make them happen. Frequent attacks of smiling. Feelings of being connected with others and nature. Frequent overwhelming episodes of appreciation. A tendency…Read more
In the end

In the end

In the end, only three things matter: • how much you loved, • how gently you lived, and • how gracefully you let go of things not meant for you. Buddhist…Read more
On judgment of others

On judgment of others

Watch how your mind judges. Judgment comes, in part, out of your own fear. You judge other people because you're not comfortable in your own being. By judging, you find…Read more
Make the ordinary come alive

Make the ordinary come alive

Do not ask your children to strive for extraordinary lives. Such striving may seem admirable, but it is a way of foolishness. Help them instead to find the wonder and…Read more