Dhammapada

Finished the Dhammapada today. Here are my highlights: For hatred does not cease by hatred at any time:  hatred ceases by love, this is an old rule. If a traveller does not meet with one who is his better, or his equal, let him firmly keep to his solitary journey; there is no companionship wtih […]

Jim Carrey quote

Got this from The Elephant Journal and thought it was worth keeping. Link: https://www.elephantjournal.com/2017/11/jim-carrey-explains-depression-in-the-best-way-ive-ever-heard/ Jim Carrey shares the startling realization he came to after years of fame: it’s totally pointless to spend our whole lives creating and curating some specific identity for ourselves. This is all ego: desiring to be important, to be someone, to matter. In […]

Leaves of Grass – Walt Whitman Quotes

I recently finished ‘Leaves of Grass’ by Walt Whitman.  Below are some of the quotes I like: You shall no longer take things at second or third hand…nor look through the eyes of the dead….nor feed on the spectres in books, You shall not look through my eyes either, nor take things from me,  You […]