A personal blog by a graying (mostly Anglo with light African-American roots) gay leftist leaning liberal progressive fit married college-educated former Baha'i NPR-listening Professor Emeritus now following the Dharma from California to Minas Gerais, Brasil.
Thursday, November 19, 2015
Today's Daily Dharma: Free to Act Wisely
Free to Act Wisely
it possible to imagine that power might be defined by presence of mind;
that the more one is no longer controlled by compulsions, addictions,
patterns, habits, the more power one has to act in service of wisdom and
compassion? What if we said that power is internal freedom, that power
is the capacity for choice?