Category Archives: Wisdom

Flying on the wings of….. kindness, appreciation, compassion and persistence

~ A  wish… that we may fly on the wings of….. kindness, appreciation, compassion and persistence ~ ~  Expanding upon this wish… with words from Brother David Steindl-Rast, from his beautiful and inspiring video “A Good Day” ~ “So these … Continue reading

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Just like myself…just like ourselves…all beings wish to feel……

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The “river” ….the wise old boatman’s “shrine”…. wherever we might be…. in this very moment

~ A selection from one of Anthony DeMello’s books,  “Walking on Water” ~ ~ ~ ~ The idea of  “the shrine”  has been resonating deeply within me Opening my mind to a very simple, but huge, shift of perspective… “where” … Continue reading

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“reflections”

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Flying on the wings of….. kindness, appreciation, compassion and persistence

~ A  wish… that we may fly on the wings of kindness, appreciation, compassion and persistence ~ ~  Expanding upon this wish… with words from Brother David Steindl-Rast, from the beautiful and inspiring video “A Good Day” ~ “So these … Continue reading

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“To know the truth, only cease to cherish opinions”…. nurturing happiness by loosening up on our “preferences” and “opinions”

~ ~ Do you ever notice moments when your own or other people’s strong opinions and preferences get “activated?” …sometimes when interacting with someone  who has a different firm preference in what to do or say, a different opinion or … Continue reading

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A heartfelt wish….the “gifts” of kindness, appreciation, compassion and persistence

~ A heartfelt wish… the gifts of kindness, appreciation, compassion and persistence ~ Enhancing and expanding upon that wish… words from the Louie Schwartzberg TED video Gratitude ~ ~ A heartfelt wish… as much and often as possible, that we … Continue reading

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