Buddhist Wisdom

WEEKLY WISDOM 18/09/2017

He whose senses are steadied like stallions well-trained by the charioteer, his conceit abandoned, free of effluent, Such: even Gods adore him. Like the earth, he doesn’t react– cultured, Such, like Indra’s pillar, like a lake free of mud. For him –Such– there’s no traveling on. – Dhammapada [7]

Buddhist Wisdom

WEEKLY WISDOM 04/09/2017

Eventually we will find (mostly in retrospect, of course) that we can be very grateful to those people who have made life most difficult for us. – Ayya Khema, “When the Iron Eagle Flies”