"We don’t meditate to see heaven. We meditate to end suffering."
— Ajahn Chah (via thecalminside)
"Do not spoil what you have by desiring what you have not; but remember that what you now have was once among the things you only hoped for."
— Epictetus (via marjiehelen)
"Time isn’t precious at all, because it is an illusion. What you perceive as precious is not time but the one point that is out of time: the Now. That is precious indeed. The more you are focused on time—past and future—the more you miss the Now, the most precious thing there is."
— Eckhart Tolle (via whsky)
(Source: mindofataurus, via elige)
"Within You is the Light of a Thousand Suns. Within You is Unimaginable Beauty"
— Robert Adams (via thelittlephilosopher)
(Source: saalik, via lunakundalini)
"The moment that you realise you are not Present, you are Present."
— Eckhart Tolle (via stardust-seedling)
"Happiness is your nature. It is not wrong to desire it. What is wrong is seeking it outside when it is inside."
— Ramana Maharshi (via thingsthatsing)
"You are not a drop in the ocean.
You are the entire ocean in a drop."
— Rumi (via skycladgoddess)
(Source: seedsofwisdom, via themarkstarr)
"Go out and do something. It isn’t your room that’s a prison, it’s yourself."
— Sylvia Plath (via dopatonin)
(Source: liberatingreality, via themarkstarr)
"Anyone who takes the time to be kind is beautiful."
— Richelle E. Goodrich (via leunq)
(Source: ybb55, via trance-owls)
"The forest makes your heart gentle. You become one with it… No place for greed or anger there."
Pha Pachak (via namelessin314)
I really need some time in the woods soon.
(Source: ladylilith333, via themarkstarr)
"If you propose to speak always ask yourself, is it true, is it necessary, is it kind."
— Buddha (via lazyyogi)
"There’s so much more to life than what you’re feeling now."
— Hunter Hayes (via sylphism)
(Source: booksoulbeauty, via themarkstarr)
"Doing as others told me, I was Blind.
Coming when others called me, I was Lost.
then I left everyone, myself as well.
then I found Everyone, Myself as well."
— Rumi (via purplebuddhaproject)