Archive for the ‘monks’ Category

29th September

September 29, 2012
“There is no need for temples, no need for complicated philosophies. My brain and my heart are my temples; my philosophy is kindness.”  Dalai Lama.

“There is no need for temples, no need for complicated philosophies. My brain and my heart are my temples; my philosophy is kindness.” Dalai Lama.

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January 7th

January 7, 2012

“We can throw stones, complain about them, stumble on them, climb over them, or build with them”
- William Arthur Ward.

January 6th

January 6, 2012

"Everything can be taken from a person but the last of the human freedoms - to choose one's attitude in any given set of circumstances" - to choose one's own way. - Victor Frankl

January 3rd

January 3, 2012

"True communication is communion―the realization of oneness, which is love." - Eckhart Tolle

December 30th

December 30, 2011

"Sometimes me think, 'What is friend-' And then me think, 'Friend is what last chocolate chip cookie is for.'"
-Cookie Monster

December 20th

December 20, 2011

“Life is no brief candle to me. It is a sort of splendid torch which I have got a hold of for the moment, and I want to make it burn as brightly as possible before handing it onto future generations.” - George Bernard Shaw

December 11th

December 11, 2011

“Man arrives as a novice at each age of his life”
- Chamfort

December 7th

December 7, 2011

The water does not merely purify his limbs, but it purifies his heart; for it touches his soul. The earth does not merely hold his body, but it gladdens his mind, for its contact is more than physical contact - it is living presence.
- Rabindranath Tagore

December 4th

December 4, 2011

Advice is like snow - the softer it falls, the longer it dwells upon, and the deeper it sinks into the mind.-Samuel Taylor Coleridge

November 4th

November 4, 2011
in the East, they still preserve the once universal concept-  that wandering re-establishes the original harmony which once existed between man and the universe.- Bruce Chatwin (The Songlines)-

in the East, they still preserve the once universal concept - that wandering re-establishes the original harmony which once existed between man and the universe. Bruce Chatwin (The Songlines)

20th October

October 20, 2011
The drum of the realization of the promise is beating, we are sweeping the road to the sky.Rumi

The drum of the realization of the promise is beating, we are sweeping the road to the sky. Rumi

10th September

September 11, 2011
Monk at the nyangmar in Jeka, Yushu, Qinghai Amdo.

Open your arms to change but don't lose your values, Dalai Lama.


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