Thursday, July 27, 2017

Via Sri Prem Baba – Awaken Love / Flower of the Day: 07/26/17

“The game of accusations, born of the idea that one has enemies, is one of the most insidious and illusory aspects of the human psyche. It is one of the roots of suffering on this plane. This illusion is born from the idea that separation exists. The truth is that, ultimately, the other does not exist - they are a projection from your own inner world.”

Sri Prem Baba

Via Daily Dharma: Defining a Hero

A hero, a person who is courageous, has the courage to admit one’s mistakes, one’s faults.

—Sayadaw U Pandita, “The Best Remedy

Via Sri Prem Baba – Awaken Love / Flower of the Day: 07/27/17

“The clouds pass and the sky remains. The Being has this nature, this quality of the sky. Therefore, when you remember the nature of being, you become equanimous. Then, you can manifest unconditional love, a love that does not change with the reactions of the other. Love observes and understands these reactions and knows that it is just a cloud, an illusion.”
Sri Prem Baba

Via Daily Dharma: The Art of Listening

To know what a person says, we must hear what remains unsaid. If we cannot hear silence, we do not know how to listen.

—Mark C. Taylor, “Hearing Silence