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Even in the presence of others he was completely alone.

Posted 5 months ago

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Those who are actively seeking enlightenment will not find it because the a

Those who are actively seeking enlightenment will not find it because the act of looking for it is the distraction from it.
Posted 5 months, 1 week ago

Dancing dismiss distress.

Dancing dismiss distress.
Posted 5 months, 1 week ago

As you grow older, it becomes harder to feel 100 percent happy; you learn a

As you grow older, it becomes harder to feel 100 percent happy; you learn all the things that can go wrong, you become superstitious about tempting fate, about bringing disaster upon your life by accidentally feeling too good one day.
Posted 5 months, 1 week ago

Once you decide to forgive, you initiate the healing process. Forgiveness g

Once you decide to forgive, you initiate the healing process. Forgiveness gives your soul permission to move on to the higher and healthier ground of emotional recovery. Forgiveness is to your soul what antibiotics are to infection. It is the curative age
Posted 5 months, 1 week ago

This is the beginning of what we will come to call the Upstairs-Downstairs,

This is the beginning of what we will come to call the Upstairs-Downstairs, Linga-Singha wars.
Posted 5 months ago

One day I looked in the mirror, and I wasn't happy. If you're not feeling g

One day I looked in the mirror, and I wasn't happy. If you're not feeling good mentally, emotionally and physically, you're just a mess - and that's the point I felt like. It was a change in attitude and a shift in lifestyle. There's no crazy diet; I trai
Posted 5 months ago

That thing that Hamlet says - "there is nothing either good or bad but thin

That thing that Hamlet says - "there is nothing either good or bad but thinking makes it so". Not quite true if you are stuck under a grand piano, not quite true for genocide, but surely it must be true about love?
Posted 5 months ago

The worship of the state is the worship of force. There is no more dangerou

The worship of the state is the worship of force. There is no more dangerous menace to civilization than a government of incompetent, corrupt, or vile men. The worst evils which mankind ever had to endure were inflicted by bad governments. The state can be
Posted 5 months, 1 week ago

In Chinese culture, it wouldn't occur to kids to question or talk back to t

In Chinese culture, it wouldn't occur to kids to question or talk back to their parents. In American culture, kids in books, TV shows and movies constantly score points with their snappy back talk. Typically, it's the parents who need to be taught a life
Posted 5 months ago

If it be good to come under the love of God once, surely it is good to keep

If it be good to come under the love of God once, surely it is good to keep ourselves there. And yet how reluctant we are!
Posted 5 months ago

It's the children the world almost breaks who grow up to save it.

It's the children the world almost breaks who grow up to save it.
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We cannot walk alone. And as we walk, we must make the pledge that we shall

We cannot walk alone. And as we walk, we must make the pledge that we shall always march ahead. We cannot turn back.
Posted 5 months, 1 week ago