“Nothing in the real world is as beautiful as the illusions of a person about to lose consciousness.”
“It is good to have an end to journey toward; but it is the journey that matters, in the end.”
― Ursula K. Le Guin,
“All my life, false and real, right and wrong entangled.
Playing with the moon, ridiculing wind, listening to birds,
many years were wasted seeing the mountain covered with snow.
This winter, I suddenly realize snow makes a mountain.”
I have been coming back to this conversation I had on Twitter this past Friday. Very wise words to live by. I feel like this is everything I’ve been learning about the Precepts distilled down into a nice tidy sentence.
P.S. Look at this amazing rainbow I saw the other day!!
“Every morning when I wake up, I experience an exquisite joy —the joy of being Salvador Dalí— and I ask myself in rapture: What wonderful things is this Salvador Dalí going to accomplish today?”
― Salvador Dalí