“You are a mansion with infinite rooms, yet you’ve convinced yourself you have to live in the basement of a haunted house.”
“Learn to love without conditions. Talk without bad intention. Give without a reason. And most of all, care for others without expectation.”
Go inside where silence is. Stay there. Let words bubble up.
“We experience ourselves, our thoughts, and feelings, as something separate from the rest. A kind of optical delusion of consciousness. This delusion is a kind of prison for us. Restricting us to our personal desires and to affection for a few persons nearest to us.”
“What is the appropriate behavior for a man or a woman in the midst of this world, where each person is clinging to his piece of debris?
What’s the proper salutation between people as they pass each other in this flood?”
“You can dance in the storm. Don’t wait for the rain to be over, because it might take too long. Wherever you are, right now, in this moment, you can start.” ―