Wednesday, April 30, 2014

Daily Zen - Wednesday, April 30



The greatest happiness of life is the conviction 
that we are loved - loved for ourselves, or rather, 
loved in spite of ourselves. 

~ Victor Hugo

Tuesday, April 29, 2014

Daily Zen - Tuesday, April 29




Become aware of yourself. Whatever the extent 
of your knowledge, if you do not know yourself, 
you can know nothing about the world. 

~ Shosan Suzuki


Saturday, April 26, 2014

Weekend Zen, April 26-27




Yes, know thyself: in great concerns or small.
Be this thy care, for this, my friend, is all.

~ Juvenal

Thursday, April 24, 2014

Wednesday, April 23, 2014

Tuesday, April 22, 2014

Daily Zen - Tuesday, April 22




There are three treasures that I keep and cherish. The first is love, the second simplicity, the third humility.

~ Lao Tzu

Monday, April 21, 2014

Daily Zen - Monday, April 21




Do not abandon yourself to violent emotions; stand unshaken by adverse turns of events.

~ Paramahansa Yogananda

Saturday, April 19, 2014

Weekend Zen, April 19-20




We cannot possess the power and magic of this world. They are always available to us, but they do not belong to anyone.

~ Chogyam Trungpa

Friday, April 18, 2014

Daily Zen - Friday, April 18




Man must let his true nature blossom, for 
there is inside him a light that asks only to shine.

~ Tseng-Tzu

Thursday, April 17, 2014

Daily Zen - Thursday, April 17




My advice to you is not to inquire why or whither, but just enjoy your ice cream while it's on your plate.

~ Thornton Wilder

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

Daily Zen - Wednesday, April 16




If you are listened to, be content. 
If you are not listened to, be even more content.

~ Meng Zi

Tuesday, April 15, 2014

Monday, April 14, 2014

Daily Zen - Monday, April 14




Don't be afraid to follow your bliss, and doors will open where you didn't know they were going to be. 

~ Joseph Campbell

Saturday, April 12, 2014

Friday, April 11, 2014

Daily Zen - Friday, April 11




Lead the life that will make you kindly and 
friendly to everyone about you, and you will 
be surprised what a happy life you will lead.

~ Charles Schwab

Thursday, April 10, 2014

Wednesday, April 9, 2014

Daily Zen - Wednesday, April 9




A man who is swayed by negative emotions may have 
good enough intentions, may be truthful in word, 
but he will never find the truth.

~ Mahatma Gandhi

Tuesday, April 8, 2014

Daily Zen - Tuesday, April 8




I was always looking outside myself for strength and confidence, but it comes from within. It is there all the time.

~ Anna Freud

Monday, April 7, 2014

Saturday, April 5, 2014

Weekend Zen, April 5-6




The colors of the flowers and leaves 
wordlessly teach the truth of the world.

~ Hong Zicheng

Friday, April 4, 2014

Daily Zen - Friday, April 4




Don't let the noise of others' opinions drown your own inner voice...have the courage to follow your heart and intuition. 

~ Steve Jobs

Thursday, April 3, 2014

Wednesday, April 2, 2014

Daily Zen - Wednesday, April 2




Do not be discouraged as you struggle along the way. It is the greatest possible detriment to your progress, the worst obstacle you can create to block your path.

~ Paramananda 

Tuesday, April 1, 2014