bluemusicnut
Location: Woodbine, NJ, United States
Traditions: Buddhism, Christianity, Humanism, New Age, Unitarian, Pagan, Universal Ethics, quakerism
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A mind that is stretched by new experiences can never go back to its old dimensions.

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When life is sweet, say thank you and celebrate. And when life is bitter, say thank you and grow.

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Bittersweet: Thoughts on Change, Grace, and Learning the Hard Way
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There's a part of every living thing that wants to become itself, the tadpole into the frog, the chrysalis into the butterfly, a damaged human being into a whole one. That is spirituality.

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I don't know what your destiny will be, but one thing I do know: the only ones among you who will be really happy are those who have sought and found how to serve.

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Be content with what you have; rejoice in the way things are. When you realize there is nothing lacking, the whole world belongs to you.

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As I walked out the door toward the gate that would lead to my freedom, I knew if I didn't leave my bitterness and hatred behind, I'd still be in prison.

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Believe nothing merely because you have been told it. Do not believe what your teacher tells you merely out of respect for the teacher. But whatsoever, after due examination and analysis, you find to be kind, conducive to the good, the benefit, the welfare of all beings -- that doctrine believe and cling to, and take it as your guide.

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"Buddha Quotes: The Wise Words of Buddha"
http://www.successconsciousness.com/buddha_quotes.htm
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The world is holy. We are holy. All life is holy. Daily prayers are delivered on the lips of breaking waves, the whisperings of grasses, the shimmering of leaves.

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Talking to God: Portrait of a World at Prayer (anthology)
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The miracle of gratitude is that it shifts your perception to such an extent that it changes the world you see.

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We are here to awaken from our illusion of separateness.

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