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Wisdom of Imagination and Art

What if imagination and art are not frosting at all, but the fountainhead of human experience?
– Rollo May, The Courage to Create

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Wisdom of Perspective

Whenever feeling downcast, each person should vitally remember, “For my sake, the entire world was created.
-Baal Shem Tov

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Wisdom of the Long View

If you want to build a ship, don’t herd people together to collect wood and don’t assign them tasks and work but rather, teach them to long for the endless immensity of the sea.
– Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

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Wisdom Right before our Eyes

For the month of September, the subject will be Wisdom.

Guidance streams through the whole of creation, and in any moment we can recognize the form it is taking right before our eyes.
– Patricia Campbell Carlson – sister of Br. David Steindl-Rast, OSB

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Let’s Live in Amazement!

 

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Those who are awake live in a constant state of amazement.

– Jack Kornfield

Emptiness in Bloom

 

cbg_may_2016_073Emptiness is bound to bloom, like hundreds of grasses blossoming.
– Eihei Dogen, Sky Flowers

Where Do We Find Heaven?

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Heaven is under our feet as well as over our heads.
– Henry David Thoreau