Our society acts as if stress and anxiety are a merit badge to be boldly worn for all to see.
“Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to pause and reflect.” -Mark Twain
“Theologians may quarrel, but the mystics of the world speak the same language.”
― Meister Eckhart
When we are young we need to know right from wrong. When we are older we need to know what really matters.
If suffering is caused by resisting the moment, then prayer is simply saying “yes” to the moment.
Used properly, religion should be the vehicle used to evoke spirituality.
The quiet, empty space always speaks the loudest. We just have to be patient enough to sit with it and listen.