wisdom

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
Life prayer

Life prayer

We look with uncertainty Beyond the old choices for Clear-cut answers To softer, more permeable aliveness Which is every moment At the brink of death; Something new is being born…Read more
In my end is my beginning

In my end is my beginning

Old men ought to be explorers Here and there does not matter We must be still and still moving Into another intensity For a further union, a deeper communion Through…Read more
Knit one, purl two

Knit one, purl two

Genesis 37:1–24 We have managed to roll together the tangled strands of our lives and get ourselves here. We take this soft and colorful ball of life – the school…Read more