“Karma is the beginning of knowledge. Next is patience. Patience is very important. The strong are the patient ones, Anjin-san*. Patience means holding back your inclination to the seven emotions: hate, adoration, joy, anxiety, anger, grief, fear. If you don’t give way to the seven, you’re patient, then you’ll soon understand all manner of things…
“Nothing,” said Piglet, taking Pooh’s hand. “I just wanted to be sure of you.”
Like dew I vanish…
“You know,” said Arthur, “it’s at times like this, when I’m trapped in a Vogon airlock with a man from Betelgeuse, and about to die of asphyxiation in deep space that I really wish I’d listened to what my mother told me when I was young.” “Why, what did she tell you?” “I don’t know,…
We’re making the same mistakes we made 1,000 years ago.
So they must be the right ones. So relax.
one travels far
I found that there was in myself an invincible summer
and yet assure myself and others that I am very sorry for him and wish to ease his lot by any means possible, except getting off his back.