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Marc Ian Barasch

July 23, 2010 by  
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All’s quiet a few miles down a dirt road at Saint Benedict’s Monastery, its soaring, carved wood architecture at once a psalm to the earth and a paean to whatever lies beyond. Father Keating emerges to greet me. An eighty-one-year-old man in a plaid wool shirt, watchcap plunked on his bald head, he could be [...]

Russian Proverb

July 22, 2010 by  
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When you meet a man, you judge him by his clothes; when you leave, you judge him by his heart. ~ Russian Proverb

How to scrub a heart

July 22, 2010 by  
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All of our experiences are good, even if we seem to fall into a black hole. For me, these experiences drive me further into this work and keep me motivated to heal my mind. Don’t resist any of it. To resist is to say it should not be happening. But nothing is wrong. The world [...]

John Lennon

July 11, 2010 by  
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It matters not Who you love, Where you love, Why you love, When you love, Or how you love, It matters only that you love.” ~John Lennon

Dalai Lama

July 9, 2010 by  
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“This is my simple religion. There is no need for temples; no need for complicated philosophy. Our own brain, our own heart is our temple; the philosophy is kindness.” ~Dalai Lama

Steve Jobs

July 7, 2010 by  
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Your time is limited, so don’t waste it living someone else’s life.  Don’t be trapped by dogma – which is living with the results of other people’s thinking. Don’t let the noise of other’s opinions drown out your own inner voice. And most important, have the courage to follow your heart and intuition.  They somehow [...]

Hans Hofmann

July 5, 2010 by  
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The ability to simplify means to eliminate the unnecessary so that the necessary may speak. –  Hans Hofmann

Leonard Cohen

July 3, 2010 by  
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Ring the bells that can still ring, Forget your perfect offering, There is a crack in everything, That’s how the light gets in. ~Leonard Cohen

Marianne Williamson

July 1, 2010 by  
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Your playing small does not serve the world. There’s nothing enlightened about shrinking so that other people won’t feel insecure around you. We are all meant to shine, as children do. We were born to make manifest the glory of God that is within us. It’s not just in some of us; it’s in everyone. [...]