Trust yourself. At the root, at the core, there is pure sanity, pure openness. Don’t trust what you have been taught, what you think, what you believe, what you hope. Deeper than that, trust the silence of your being.– Gangaji (via matthew—-james)
Lies 1: There is only the present and nothing to remember.– Jeanette Winterson, Sexing the Cherry (via autobibliography)
Lies 2: Time is a straight line.
Lies 3: The difference between the past and the future is that one has happened while the other has not.
Lies 4: We can only be in one place at a time.
Lies 5: Any proposition that contains the word “finite” (the world, the universe, experience, ourselves…)
Lies 6: Reality as something which can be agreed upon.
Lies 7: Reality as truth.
Spring has returned. The earth is like a child that knows poems.– Rainer Maria Rilke (via feuille-d-automne)
When it comes down to it you can like a face or a body, but you don’t fall in love with it. You fall in love with the mind. The way a person thinks, the way a person talks.– Unknown (via svkquotes)
Beauty can attract people, but your thoughts are what’s going to make them stay.