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 […]

Mark Twain Quote

“Travel is fatal to prejudice, bigotry, and narrow-mindedness, and many of our people need it sorely on these accounts.  Broad, wholesome, charitable views of men and things cannot be acquired by vegetating in one little corner of the earth.”  – Mark Twain

‘The City’ – C.P. Cavafy

ONLY THIS You said:  “I’ll go to some other land, I’ll go to some other sea There’s bound to be another city that’s better by far. My every effort has been ill-fated from the start; my heart-like something dead-lies buried away; How long will my mind endure this slow decay? Wherever I look, wherever I […]