Just as parents care for their children, you should bear in mind the whole universe. – Zen Master Dogen
Knowledge speaks, but wisdom listens. – Jimi Hendrix
Do not insult the crocodile until you have crossed the river. – A Chang Proverb in Generous Strangers by John Skoyles
You don’t stop laughing because you grow old. You grow old because you stop laughing. – Michael Pritchard
An excellent practice for Lent would be to gain perspective. As Henry David Thoreau said, It’s not what you look at that matters, it’s what you see.
I welcome every creature of the world with grace – Hildegard of Bingen