Antennae for droplets of received wisdom

Tuesday, March 29, 2016

"The quieter you become, the more you can hear."

"Righteous Indignation:  Yes, you have a 'perfect right' to be angry at some injury that has taken place in your life, but you also have a right to the nervous disorder or stomach ulcers that inevitably follow. For we are always dealing with law.  Your responsibility to yourself as well as to the divine law, is to keep yourself inwardly poised and to keep your thoughts positive and loving, in spite of injustice or disorder around you."

- Eric Butterworth

Saturday, March 26, 2016

"If I can remove the sting of blame and shame from my own heart, I can offer that gift to you.  If I can see my own innocence, I can see yours too."

- Paul Ferrini

Friday, March 25, 2016

Perfectionism is a twenty-ton shield that we lug around thinking it will protect us, when in fact, it’s the thing that’s really preventing us from being seen and taking flight.” 

-Brené Brown

Wednesday, March 23, 2016

". . . it is well to keep in mind, however, that happiness and well-being are strictly personal concepts.  For some people the sense of freedom and adventure is an essential part of the experience.  Trust your instinct, this is your journey, the route to take is up to you.

- Excerpt from the movie, A Five Star Life

Tuesday, March 22, 2016

". . . It's the kind of truth that can make hate and war as unnecessary as ignorance."

Monday, March 21, 2016


Sunday, March 20, 2016

"If you are going to pray, pray for Understanding."

Saturday, March 19, 2016

Imagine . . .

“Develop a mind that is vast like the water, where experiences both pleasant and unpleasant 
can appear and disappear without conflict, struggle, or harm.  Rest in a mind like vast water.” 

- Buddha

Friday, March 18, 2016

"To heal a wound, you need to stop touching it.”

Thursday, March 17, 2016


Wednesday, March 16, 2016

We Create Our Own Happiness

Tuesday, March 15, 2016

"The art of being wise is the art of knowing what to overlook."

- William James

Monday, March 14, 2016

Less is More

Sunday, March 13, 2016

“Forgiveness is not always easy. At times, it feels more painful than the wound we suffered, to forgive the one that inflicted it. And yet, there is no peace without forgiveness.”

- Marianne Williamson

Friday, March 11, 2016

"Every flower must grow through dirt."

Thursday, March 10, 2016

"The secret of change is to focus all of your energy not on fighting the old, but on building 
the new."

- Dan Millman

Tuesday, March 8, 2016

"... And in the End, the Love You Take is Equal to the Love You Make." 

Monday, March 7, 2016

"Life is a tide; float on it. Go down with it and go up with it, but be detached. Then it is not difficult."

- Prem Rawat

Sunday, March 6, 2016

"Everything in the universe is within you.  Ask all from yourself."

- Rumi

Saturday, March 5, 2016

"My happiness grows in direct proportion to my acceptance, and in inverse proportions to my expectations.” 

- Michael J. Fox

Friday, March 4, 2016

"Belief creates the actual fact."

- William James

Wednesday, March 2, 2016

"You never really understand a person until you consider things from his point of view . . . until you climb into his skin and walk around in it."

- To Kill A Mockingbird

Tuesday, March 1, 2016

"The greatest weapon against stress is our ability to choose one thought over another.” 

- William James

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