Category Archives: mindfulness

I was no longer needing to be special, because I was no longer so caught in my puny separateness that had to keep proving I was something. I was part of the universe, like a tree is, or like grass … Continue reading

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The power of finding beauty in the humblest things makes home happy and life lovely. ~Louisa May Alcott

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I am a child with an old soul. I see magic in everything, but at the same time, everything tires me because I feel everything so very deeply. ~Juansen Dizon

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She was an adventurer at heart, but oh how she loved drinking this tea from this mug in this chair, oh how she loved to be home. ~Unknown

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A few times in my life, I’ve had moments of absolute clarity, when for a few, brief seconds, the silence drowns out the noise and I can feel, rather than think… I could never make these moments last. I cling … Continue reading

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The world’s spiritual geniuses seem to discover universally that the mind’s muddy river, this ceaseless flow of trivia and trash, cannot be dammed, and that trying to dam it is a waste of effort that might lead to madness. Instead … Continue reading

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This forest silence improves anyone. ~R.M. Pirsig

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Sometimes a tree can tell you more than can be read in a book. ~Carl Jung

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Put your thoughts to sleep, do not let them cast a shadow over the moon of your heart. Let go of thinking. ~Rumi

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Don’t underestimate the value of doing nothing, of just going along, listening to all the things you can’t hear, and not bothering. ~Winnie the Pooh

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