Category Archives: perception

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

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The wider you open your eyes, the darker the world becomes. ~Bianca Nicole Valle

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One of the painful things about our time is that those who feel certainty are stupid, and those with any imagination and understanding are filled with doubt and indecision. ~Bertrand Russell

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Consider the possibility that you are not you. Or rather that you are not the little self that you perceive yourself to be, with your small story and your passing struggles. Consider the possibility that you are an instrument of … Continue reading

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Your body is not an ornament, it is the vehicle to your dreams. ~Taryn Brumfitt

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All that is gold does not glitter; not all those who wander are lost; the old that is strong does not wither; deep roots are not reached by the frost. ~J. R. R. Tolkien

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