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.
Sunday, March 6, 2016
Via Daily Dharma: The Point of Buddhism
people, myself included, want to get some benefit from something. But
in Buddhism, what we’re actually trying to do is to become released from
the suffering that comes from wanting to get something.