Inspiration & insights from the path toward happiness & wisdom from a yogi and Christian mystic.
“Stop measuring days by degree of productivity and start experiencing them by degree of presence.”
“Comparison is an act of violence against the self.”
“Keep your face always toward the sunshine—and shadows will fall behind you.”
“A soldier asked Abba Mius if God accepted repentance. After the old man had taught him many things he said, ‘Tell me, my dear, if your cloak is torn, do you throw it away?’ He replied, ‘No, I mend it and use it again.’ The old man said to him, ‘If you are so careful about your cloak, will not God be equally careful about His creature?’”
so far as it depends on you,
live peaceably with all.”
“We either make ourselves miserable, or we make ourselves strong. The amount of work is the same.”