As you think so you act. As you act so you are.
๑ Samsaran ๑
'My favorite photo is earthrise as seen from the moon. It's perfect. A great blue and green ball floating in vast black space, hanging right there in its orbit. From that vantage point, the scene on earth is awesome. Creatures being born, other ones dying; plants blooming on one side, plants withering on the other; snow snowing, winds blowing, volcanoes erupting, earthquakes shivering, people talking, music playing. From the moonview, it's incredible cosmic drama, looking up at the moon, it's a different story. It changes from the drama to my drama and gets to be a problem. If you’re far enough away, it’s not your story - it’s one of the six and a half billion stories.
Remembering the two views simultaneously is a great challenge.’
- Sylvia Boorstein, It’s Easier Than You Think: The Buddhist Way to Happiness.
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