#4866 - Thursday, March 14, 2013 - Editor:
While you are proclaiming peace with your lips, be careful to have it even
fully in your heart.
~St. Francis of Assisi
photo by Sandra Ma on Facebook
"Like a brush in the painter's hand, we have no
idea where we are."
We believe all sorts of things that the mind
and get deluded into thinking that what exists
does not exist
and that what does not exist exists.
Do not believe the mind but enter the
Alan Larus Photography
"Not the ones speaking the same language,
but the ones sharing the same feeling
understand each other."
via Mystic Path to Cosmic Consciousness on
The blue sky, the flower, the river, the cloud,
these things have a healing nature.
If you allow yourself to be in touch
with these healing elements, the wounds within
your body and your mind will
be healed. We should allow ourselves to be healed,
and therefore, we should
allow ourselves to BE IN THE HEART OF LIFE , which
contains so many
wonderful things, like the children, the flower, and so on...
The seeds in our consciousness can function like
anti-bodies. What is important is
that you continue to plant new seeds, the
kind of seeds that are both refreshing
and healing. And if you just do that,
by practicing mindful living so that you can
be in touch with the flower,
with the cypress tree, with the fresh air, with the
beautiful eyes of the
children, then these seeds will be planted in yourself, and
naturally take care of the seeds of your suffering. You don't even have
~Thich Nhat Hanh