metaxu ~= "in between"

Posts tagged ‘happiness’

troublesome

The ground of anything becoming troublesome is taking things to be real, when we don’t examine the interdependent origination of all things.

seek freedom

Seek freedom and become captive of your desires; seek discipline and find your liberty.

Frank Herbert, Dune

peace will come

do you really think that peace will come
some other place than here
some other time than now
in some other heart than yours.

now

We cannot necessarily practise 24 hours a day, but we can always practise now.

experiences of love

Asexuality – and/or celibacy – can open the door for more diverse experiences of love.

“Others before self”

Being happy is about self feeling good.
Meaning is derived from contributing to others in a bigger way.

And a life of meaning seems to be healthier than a “happy” one.

peace of mind is

Peace of mind is not the absence of conflict from life, but the ability to cope with it.

Unknown, quoted in TinyBuddha.com