Tagged with philosophy

Quote of the Day: Buddha & Spring Changes

Quote of the Day: Buddha & Spring Changes

“Everything changes; nothing remains without change.” ~ Buddha Happy April! What a strange month March was for me this year… I realize it’s been more than two weeks since I returned and announced that I was refreshed and ready to resume a normal post routine, only to disappear once again. Life had different plans for … Continue reading

Quote of the Day: Yogananda

Quote of the Day: Yogananda

“A harmonized mind produces harmony in this world of seeming discord.” ~ Paramahansa Yogananda Always remember that what is within us is reflected without: if we cultivate and maintain peace and light within, so too will we manifest a physical reality of the same energy and vibration. Have a lovely Tuesday, xo

Quote of the Day – Milarepa

Quote of the Day – Milarepa

“The affairs of the world will go on forever. Do not delay the practice of meditation.” ~ Milarepa Milarepa is often considered one of Tibet’s most famous yogis and poets and was a prominent figure in the history of Tibetan Buddhism. Here he shares wisdom concerning the importance of committing to consistent meditation practice. Many find … Continue reading

Quote of the Day: Wong Kiew Kit

Quote of the Day: Wong Kiew Kit

“All of us have the Buddha nature, or divine spark, in us.  We do not have to search for Buddhahood outside because we are all originally Buddhas.  In Christian terms, we do not have to search for God’s kingdom outside because the kingdom of God is within us.  Similarly, in Islam the essence of human … Continue reading

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: Thao-Duong

Quote of the Day: Thao-Duong

“Regard the world as an air-flower, Unreal. See the body as though a vision, Without basis. All things change and are not dependable. Unless you seek the path of purification You live in illusion in many lives.” ~ Thao-Duong As quoted by Wong Kiew Kit in “The Complete Book of Zen” Over the years and … 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, with 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