Well, I believe life is a Zen koan, that is, an unsolvable riddle. But the contemplation of that riddle – even though it cannot be solved – is, in itself, transformative. And if the contemplation is of high enough quality, you can merge with the divine.
~ Tom Robbins
Audacity augments courage; hesitation, fear.
~ Publilius Syrus
Sometimes, you see a card combination and one word pops into your mind so firmly that you know beyond doubt that you will remember it forever. This was very much the case for me when looking at the CBD Tarot Ace of Wands and 2 of Swords. Read More
When I was young, I used to admire intelligent people; as I grow older, I admire kind people.
~ Abraham Joshua Heschel
I pulled two cards for a thought to contemplate today. The 7 of Swords is a card of cunning, planning, deception and thievery. This card complements the power and authority of The Emperor perfectly to show us how Patriarchy’s premium on rational thought over emotions has taken humanity to the brink of extinction. Read More
Everybody’s a train wreck in their own very special way. But there’s something wildly freeing about someone who’s unapologetic, who knows they’re a wreck and doesn’t even try to hide it, just bulldozes through life.
~ Melissa McCarthy
The art and science of asking questions is the source of all knowledge.
~ Thomas Berger
The person who makes everything that leads to happiness depend upon him- or herself, and not upon other people, has adopted the very best plan for living happily. This is the person of moderation, the one of high character and of wisdom.
To be truly wellthy is to find your personal prescription — to discover what works for you, what feels good, what you love. That process of discovery never ends. There are certain diets and types of exercise that are right for you in certain periods of your life but not others. Not only do we have to find the approach that works for us; we need to learn how to adapt that approach, or change it entirely, throughout our lives.
~ Jason Wachob Read More
“Your own Self-Realization is the greatest service you can render the world.”
― Ramana Maharshi Read More
“Perception is strong and sight weak. In strategy it is important to see distant things as if they were close and to take a distanced view of close things”
—Miyamoto Musashi Read More