Tag: san rafael

No Strangers

In the cherry blossom’s shade there’s no such thing as a stranger. – Kobayashi Issa

Wednesday of Hope – We Are Never Hopeless

We need never be hopeless because we can never be irreparably broken. – John Green, Looking for Alaska

Wednesday of Hope – Facing Our Fears

Let us not pray to be sheltered from dangers but to be fearless when facing them. – Rabindranath Tagore

Happy Thanksgiving – 2016

Grant me daily the grace of gratitude, to be thankful for all my many gifts, and so be freed from artificial needs, that I might lead a joyful, simple life. – Edward Hays, A Book of Wonders

The Wisdom of Rachel Carson

One way to open your eyes is to ask yourself, “What if I had never seen this before? What if I knew I would never see it again?” – Rachel Carson

The Wisdom of Kahil Gibran

In the dew of little things, the heart finds its morning and is refreshed. – Kahil Gibran, The Prophet

Extraordinary Wisdom

The simple things are also the most extraordinary things, and only the wise can see them.  – Paulo Coelho, The Alchemist  

Fearing Death

Even death is not to be feared by one who has lived wisely. – Buddha

Finding God

Whoever does not see God in every place does not see God in any place. – Rabbi Elimelech

Widen Your Consciousness

Widen your consciousness to the dimension of the earth and you will have a place for everything. – Mira Alfassa