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Quote of the Day: Bhagavad Gita

Quote of the Day: Bhagavad Gita

“When you feel the suffering of every living thing within your own heart… that is true consciousness.” ~ Bhagavad Gita The Bhagavad Gita is a 700 verse excerpt from the Mahabharata – one of two of the major Sanskrit texts from ancient India – and details the insightful discussion between Prince Arjuna and the manifestation … Continue reading

Quote of the Day: Hu Zhi

Quote of the Day: Hu Zhi

“One day, suddenly my mind was enlightened; there were no irrelevant thoughts. I saw all the myriad things in the world inside me, making me exclaim that the whole cosmos is in me.” ~ Hu Zhi This is how Hu Zhi – a Confucian philosopher of the Ming dynasty,Β though his interpretation could easily be mistaken … Continue reading

Quote of the Day: Aristotle

Quote of the Day: Aristotle

  “In all things of nature there is something of the marvelous.” ~ Aristotle The marvelous. Many know and understand how Aristotle’s concept of the marvelous was synonymous with Buddha’s concept of Zen, with Lao Tzu’s concept of Tao, withΒ Bodhidharma’s concept of what was later termed Qi and Prana… and with the wonder of the … Continue reading

Quote of the Day: Confucius

Quote of the Day: Confucius

“They must often change who would be constant in happiness or wisdom.” ~ Confucius Life is constantly changing, constantly evolving. Nothing stays as it is for long. Even our physical bodies are composed of countless atoms which flow between our bodies and our surrounding environments constantly – we are always changing our energetic and atomic … Continue reading

Quote of the Day: Socrates

Quote of the Day: Socrates

“The difficulty, my friends, is not in avoiding death, but in avoiding unrighteousness; for that runs deeper than death.” ~ Socrates When speaking on what men sometimes do to evade death, Socrates shares wisdom about the Infinite. Death is not the finality many believe it to be; but compromising your morals and ethics and going … Continue reading

Quote of the Day: Clarke

Quote of the Day: Clarke

Β “The limits of the possible can only be defined by going beyond them into the impossible.” ~ Arthur C. Clarke Words of wisdom from a world-renowned author, inventor, and explorer. The truths of the universe lay beyond the apparent realm of provable possibility that surrounds us, in the land of the impossible, where thought and … Continue reading

Quote of the Day: Krivorotov

Quote of the Day: Krivorotov

“A disease is that state of the system in which full spiritual potential is unrealized… Given this definition of disease, what does effective treatment consist of? Treatment consists in stimulating the patient’s spirit, which affects all the systems, bringing them into a harmonious state… For the most part, modern medicine effects somatic corrections. Consequently, treatment … Continue reading

Quote of the Day: Shih-T’ou

Quote of the Day: Shih-T’ou

“Within light there is darkness. Within darkness there is light. But do not look for that light – Light and darkness are entwined. Like the foot in front and the food behind in walking, each has its own value, each related to the other.” ~ Shih-T’ou Good and bad are two sides of the same … Continue reading

Quote of the Day: Allen

Quote of the Day: Allen

“Snowflakes, leaves, humans, plants, raindrops, stars, molecules, microscopic entities all come in communities. The singular cannot in reality exist.” ~ Paula Gunn Allen And suddenly, you realize, just as the billions of unique individual cells make up the universe of the human body, each of us are one of billions of human beings which make … Continue reading