Live with a peaceful heart; cultivate a warrior’s spirit.
May you find grace as you surrender to life. May you find happiness, as you stop seeking it. May you come to trust these laws and inherit the wisdom of the Earth. May you reconnect with the heart of nature and feel the blessings of Spirit.
Stay present. You’ll always have time to worry later on if you want to.
Anybody can be happy when things are going well, and I’ve learned that. But when things aren’t going well it draws out the inner warrior in us to radiate that and bring whatever happiness we can to the situation.
Enlightenment is not an attainment; it is a realization. And when you wake up, everything changes and nothing changes. If a blind man realizes that he can see, has the world changed?
We discover our character through decisions under pressure.
Faith means living with uncertainty – feeling your way through life, letting your heart guide you like a lantern in the dark.
If babies held the same tendency toward self-criticism as adults, they might never learn to walk or talk. Can you imagine infants stomping, ‘Aarggh! Screwed up again!’ Fortunately, babies are free of self-criticism. They just keep practicing.
Your fears are not walls, but hurdles.
Avoid fragmentation: Find your focus and seek simplicity. Purposeful living calls for elegant efficiency and economy of effort-expanding the minimum time and energy necessary to achieve desired goals.
The quality of your moments produces the quality of your life. So, as thoughts come and go and the waves of mind rush on, Carpe punctum-Seize this moment. It deserves your full attention, for it will not pass your way again.
Babe Ruth was the home-run king of his time, but also the strikeout king.