Archive for August 2015


August 17, 2015

To die for your beliefs is is among the highest aspects of mankind. To kill for your beliefs is the lowest.–Brian O’Donnell


August 16, 2015

There is nothing either good or bad but thinking makes it so.–Shakespear


August 15, 2015

Buddha said life involves pain. All too often, by our choices, we transform that pain into suffering.–me


August 14, 2015

Pain is inevitable sometimes we get a dollop, sometimes a double handful, sometimes it comes in truckloads. The instant we label our allotment of pain as unfair, the instant we see ourselves as victims we transform that pain into suffering. This is one step on a pathway to Hell.–me


August 13, 2015

Evil grows out of ignorance, the simple ignorance that is misunderstanding or the deeper ignorance that is malice.–me


August 12, 2015

When you don’t cover up the world with words and labels, a sense of the miraculous returns to your life.–Eckerd Tolle


August 11, 2015

Fleeting thoughts, including judgments, are part of being human. We cannot stop them, but we do not have to express them. We don’t even have to take them seriously. They are just thoughts, they mean nothing until we validate them until we give them meaning.–me