my desires look out into the world
and point at that which they tell me i want.
i could entertain them for pleasure.
instead i follow the pointing finger inward,
to get a better look at the one who points.
amongst the timeless beauty and wisdom of nature,
something deeper within me moves.
my being floods with fear;
it is so much vaster than i could ever be
i am entirely at the whim of its mercy.
but if such is already the case,
what can this small being do
but merge into the vastness?
Where shall wisdom be found?human being
be still and know.
The way is perfect like vast space where nothing is lacking and nothing is in excess.human being
The work of the eyes is done. Go now and do the heart-work on the images imprisoned within you. human being
When the power of love overcomes the love of power the world will know peace. human being
Man appears to be the missing link between anthropoid apes and human beings. human being
The majority believes that everything hard to comprehend must be very profound. This is incorrect. What is hard to understand is what is immature, unclear and often false. The highest wisdom is simple and passes through the brain directly to the heart. human being