Tiny treats for the modern mind
"I'm meditating on my inability to meditate due to the fact that when I meditate, I can't stop thinking about how I can't meditate because I'm thinking about my inability to meditate. Is that correct?"
"Instead of allowing ourselves to be led and trapped by our feelings, we should let them disappear as soon as they form,like letters drawn on water with a finger."
-- Dilgo Khyentse Rinpoche
"One drop of the sea cannot claim to come from one river, and another drop of the sea from another river; the sea is a single consistent whole. In the same way, all beings are one."
-- Chandogya Upanishad
"So, the interdependence of phenomena equals universal responsibility. What a marvelous equation!"
-- Trinh Xuan Thuan (astrophysicist)