13 April, 2008, 2:26 pm
Filed under: Discipline

To know the way and not practice

is to be a soup ladle in the pot

and not taste the soup.

– Buddhist Saying


29 March, 2006, 2:27 pm
Filed under: New Beginnings

A thousand mile journey
begins with one step.

– Lao-tse

Be Positive…
28 March, 2006, 11:08 am
Filed under: Life

No one ever ruined their eyesight
by looking on the bright side.


27 March, 2006, 11:02 am
Filed under: Courage

A great deal of talent
is lost to the world
for want of a little courage.

Every day sends to their graves
obscure men whom timidity
prevented from making a first effort.

Sydney Smith

26 March, 2006, 10:58 am
Filed under: Change

Action springs not from thought,

but from a readiness for responsibility.

Dietrich Bonhoeffer

Seeing God…
25 March, 2006, 10:55 am
Filed under: Life

Mother to six-year-old:

"Jane, what are you doing?"
"I'm drawing God."
"But darling, nobody knows what God looks like."
"No mummy, they don't yet, but they will when they've seen my drawing."

Robert Llewelyn

Live slowly…
24 March, 2006, 5:00 pm
Filed under: Life

God help us to live slowly
To move simply
To look softly
To allow emptiness
To Let the heart create for us