Compounding of awareness is the most powerful force in the universe and if your awareness is left untouched and isn’t squandered or diluted, it grows increasingly faster.
Divinity manifests through superlative awareness, devotion, and effort — a direct materialization of Spirit attained only when Self journeys beyond the confines of Self. – Jason Cain artist, poet, and writer.
The you that goes in one side of the meditation experience is not the same you that comes out the other side. — Henepola Gunaratana
Ask a cloud: ‘What is your date of birth? Before you were born, where were you?’ — Thich Nhat Hanh
Zhuangzi’s Butterfly Dream – Once Zhuang Zhou dreamed he was a butterfly, What fun he had, doing as he pleased! How do we know when we’re dreaming
Mindful Breath: “Be forever mindful of the breath and the Divine Spirit will be known, for true awareness is beyond thoughts” – Jason Cain artist, poet, and writer.
I want you to know that I love your ordinariness, because I, too, am ordinary. The truth is, we are all ordinary — Haemin Sunim
From the pine tree, learn of the pine. From the bamboo, learn of the bamboo — Zen proverb
You may have a million desires to be in other places, doing other things, but you are not there, you are here — Zen proverb
“Life isn’t a hundred-meter race against your friends, but a lifelong marathon against yourself.” ― Haemin Sunim