"Whatever occurs — pain or pleasure, good or bad, justice or injustice—is part of the learning process. So there is nothing to blame; everything is the path, everything is dharma."
— Chögyam Trungpa Rinpoche (via thecalminside)
"Love is an act of endless forgiveness, a tender look which becomes a habit."
— Peter Ustinov (via itsquoted)
"The universe is made up of experiences that are designed to burn out your attachment, your clinging, to pleasure, to pain, to fear, to all of it. And as long as there is a place where your vulnerable, the universe will find a way to confront you with it."
— Ram Dass (via thebigelectron)
"The period between four and six in the morning is called the Brahmamuhurta, the Brahmic time, or divine period, and is a very sacred time to meditate."
— Satchidananda, The Yoga Sutras (via panatmansam)
"The natural order of things includes us, and its laws are our laws. We are an endless moving stream in an endless moving stream."
— Jisho Warner. Zen priest (via thatkindofwoman)
"A further sign of health is that we don’t become undone by fear and trembling, but we take it as a message that it’s time to stop struggling and look directly at what’s threatening us."
— Pema Chödrön (via purplebuddhaproject)