Wednesday, July 3, 2019

Via Ram Dass / Words of Wisdom - July 3, 2019 đź’Ś

When you stand back far enough, all of your life experiences, independent of what they are, are all learning experiences. From a human point of view, you do your best to optimize pleasure, happiness, all the nice things in life. From your soul’s point of view you take what comes down the pike. So from the soul’s perspective, you work to get what you want and then if you don’t ‘ah, so, I’ll work with what I’ve got.’ 

- Ram Dass -

Via Daily Dharma: An Ever-Changing Landscape

Our hearts and minds change from moment to moment, just as the clouds shift in the evening sky as the sun goes down. Who are we to think we have grasped the true nature of our souls?

—Abbess Fushimi, “Shedding Light