Let your ears hear whatever they want to hear; let your eyes see whatever they...– Alan Watts, “Tao: The Watercourse Way”
We usually do not look into what is really there in front of us. We see life...– Henepola Gunaratana, “Mindfulness In Plain English”
Zen teaches that our approach to today determines our whole approach to life....– Philip Toshio Sudo
Mono - Life in Mono (via: findout)
I have been impressed with the urgency of doing. Knowing is not enough; we must...– Leonardo da Vinci (via reluctantbuddha & forgottencorners)
Wife, daughters, friends. This is for you. Enlightenment is Mistake after...– Ikkyu
It is essentially a worship of the Imperfect, as it is a tender attempt to...– Kakuzo Okakura, “The Book of Tea”
We have to learn to read and write ourselves out of ourselves, and uncurl...– David Abram
I have come to the frightening conclusion that I am the decisive element. It is...– Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
I always forget how important the empty days are, how important it may be...– May Sarton, from Journal of a Solitude
And if awakening is also already present, inescapably and everywhere present...– Jane Hirshfield (from: Whisky River)
Donovan - Oh Gosh (via: aclockwithouthands)
So everything is necessary. Every least thing. This is the hard lesson. Nothing...– Cormac McCarthy in “The Crossing” (via misstugui)
Working intimately with a teacher is the same as learning to stop shielding...– Pema Chodron, from “Unconditionally Steadfast: An Interview with Pema Chodron,” Tricycle, Fall 1999
Come, come, whoever you are. Wonderer, worshipper, lover of leaving. It...– Rumi (1207 – 1273), Persian poet, Islamic jurist, theologian, and mystic.
julyshewillfly: Sam Cooke - Medley : It’s...
Art attracts us only by what it reveals of our most secret self.– Jean-Luc Godard, “What Is Cinema?” Les Amis du Cinéma (Paris, October 1, 1952). (via remembranceofthingspast) (via fuckyeahfrenchcinema) (via kiyabluebird)
Willy Crook - Heart Is A Well (from miradas)
Hovern Enkan, (“Cool Breeze”), an old...
What are you saying to yourself every day? Is it positive, encouraging,...– Ralph Marston (via myfengshuilife) (via fuckyeahzenmind)
You are like the rocks on the seashore that unflinchingly face the beating of...– Atharva Veda (via forgottencorners)