From time to time when climbing a mountain you get to stop and enjoy the view.
“Honest conflict is better than dishonest harmony.”
A harder challenge makes for a sweeter success, provided you manage to succeed.
Smiling to be polite can diminish smiles that are genuine. Smile when you want to share real warmth.
Is it weird that dogs can be naked in public, or that humans must be clothed?
Life is best lived with a balance between personal and universal perspective. For being too much identified as an individual means a life of illusion, whereas too far in the other direction may lead to apathy and detachment.
Know in your heart that life is only an idea, that you are eternal. But when swirling in the pattern of what we call life, great fulfillment can come from humouring its illusions.
Stress can’t lift a feather, so direct energy towards what needs doing instead.