metaxu ~= "in between"

Posts tagged ‘mind’

troublesome

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

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.

kiss the joy as it flies

He who binds to himself a joy,
Doth the winged life destroy,
But he who kisses the joy as it flies
Lives in eternity’s sunrise.

William Blake

rational thinking

One will never come to see Dhamma by means of rational thinking.

everything connects

Learn how to see.
Realize that everything connects to everything else.

Leonardo da Vinci

being true to yourself

A sense of impurity from violating true values and emotions can motivate good deeds to try and repair the moral damage.

things in themselves

It all depends on how we look at things, and not how they are in themselves.

Carl Jung