Re: Parables, Quotes and Stories
- hi Bryan, what syncronicity <smile>
I looked at the Buddha quot-page
and the very first one was A Anger
thanks I needed that
> hello, I saw some at the Yahho groups
> sufimystic, zenroom and Harshasatsangh
> Love, Karta
> email@example.com, "Bryan P. Walsh" <bryanpwalsh@y...> wrote:
> > Hello all!
> > Back when I was in college there was a Professor whom
> > was also a Rabbi. I was fascinated by this man
> > anytime someone came to him for advice - he always
> > seemed to have a profound story/parable for virtually
> > any situation or dilemma a student posed to him and
> > each time the student went away feeling they had found
> > the answer though he never directly gave them advice -
> > he merely told them a story. I've always respected
> > that ability in someone and see "masters" as
> > possessing that quality.
> > I believe stories and parables can teach us things far
> > beyond what I can muster up in my head. Though I'm
> > far from masterdom, I'm on a search for as many
> > stories, parables and quotes as possible. If not to
> > relay to others, simply to help me remain focused on
> > my goals and journey.
> > If anyone on the list is willing to point me in the
> > direction of good parables, quotes and stories, I'd be
> > greatly appreciative!
> > Thanks!
> > Bryan