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This world exists as a sheen of dew on flowers

“Nothing in the world is usual today. This is the first morning. Come quickly – as soon as these blossoms open, they fall. This world exists as a sheen of dew on flowers.” –Izumi Shikibu Advertisements

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The truth is that things don’t really get solved

“The truth is that things don’t really get solved.¬†They come together and they fall apart.¬†Then they come together again and fall apart again.” — Pema Chodron

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Mind Training – in Dallas

Tashi Nyima just completed an amazing lecture series on Mind Training that I highly recommend. We have had a room full every week, and he has now started over at his center in Dallas. For those of you who live … Continue reading

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If one’s life is simple…

“If one’s life is simple, contentment has to come. Simplicity is extremely important for happiness. Having few desires, feeling satisfied with what you have, is very vital: satisfaction with just enough food, clothing, and shelter to protect yourself from the … Continue reading

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It is essential…

“It is essential to generate a good attitude and a good heart as much as possible. From this, happiness in both the short-term and the long-term for both yourself and others will come.” — Insights from the Dalai Lama

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Rest like a great tree in the midst

“Praise and blame, gain and loss, pleasure and sorrow, come and go like the wind. To be happy, rest like a great tree in the midst of them all.” — Buddha

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