Millions of words have been written on the practice required to attain enlightenment. Several thousand by myself. However, in reality they can all be condensed down into this one phrase “practice compassion in all that you do”. If you do this then your speech will be right. Your thought will…
What ‘success’ means is unique and personal to each of us. Yet most of us still live in a society where success is determined by what ‘people out there’ have decided success is. In fact, an inward feeling (often hidden) of ‘not feeling good enough’ because of ‘what other people will think’ is…
“You did not love me,
You just loved the fact that I was here for you.
You loved the attention I gave you,
You loved the fact that I would drop anything for you.
You did not love me, but god,
I loved you”—(via -5280)
“If you are distressed by anything external, the pain is not due to the thing itself, but to your estimate of it; and this you have the power to revoke at any moment.”—Marcus Aurelius, Meditations (via childrenofthetao)