Friday, February 19, 2016

Compassion is not a virtue


“Compassion is not a virtue -- it is a commitment. 
It's not something we have or don't have -- 
it's something we choose to practice.” 

~ Brené Brown

Sunday, February 14, 2016

Serving society


"Those who sincerely practice Buddha Dharma must also serve society... We cannot discriminate between spirituality and our life in society... Without a concern for [others'] welfare, our practice has little meaning."

~ Dalai Lama, in his foreward to Joseph Goldstein's Transforming the Mind

Thursday, February 4, 2016

What's left?

Take ignoring, grasping, and rejecting away . . . What's left ?