Friday, October 9, 2015

Today's Daily Dharma: The Force of Love

The Force of Love
The extraordinary thing about the cultivation of metta [lovingkindness], as opposed to Christian ideas of love, is that it is a transpersonal force. When you concentrate on transmitting metta, it's like you're not actually doing it, you're just opening yourself up to this field of potential sympathy that exists between all sentient beings.
—Antony Gormley, "The Other Side of Appearance"
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