Quotes February 09, 2021

When our mind is peaceful, we are happy, even if our external conditions are unpleasant.
Geshe Kelsang Gyatso
 
 
 
 
If I can find something good in every day, then I can find something good in every person.
Elizabeth Buechele
 
 
 
 
We may not have chosen the time, but the time has chosen us.
John Lewis
 
 
 
 
As you move toward a dream, the dream moves toward you.
Julia Cameron
 
 
 
 
If one really wishes to know how justice is administered in a country, one does not question the policemen, the lawyers, the judges, or the protected members of the middle class. One goes to the unprotected–those, precisely, who need the law’s protection most!–and listens to their testimony.
James Baldwin
 
 
 
 
I do dimly perceive that whilst everything around me is ever changing, ever-dying, there is underlying all that change a Living Power that is changeless, that holds all together, that creates, dissolves, and re-creates.
Mahatma Gandhi
 
 
 
 
If there is magic on this planet, it is contained in water.
Loren Eiseley
 
 
 
 
We forget that the water cycle and the life cycle are one.
Jacques Cousteau
 
 
 
 
He who distinguishes between the garden and practice cannot be said to have found the Way.
Muso Kokushi
 
 
 
 
A dog can never tell you what she knows from the
smells of the world, but you know, watching her,
that you know almost nothing.
Mary Oliver
 
 
 
 
And while I stood there I saw more than I can tell and I understood more than I saw; for I was seeing in a sacred manner the shapes of all things in the spirit, and the shape of all shapes as they must live together like one being.
Black Elk
 
 
 
 
The grief and sense of loss, that we often interpret as a failure in our personality, is actually a feeling of emptiness where a beautiful and strange otherness should have been encountered.
Paul Shepherd
 
 
 
 
Sometimes the best blessings come out of the worst situations.
Unknown