What shall we make of this? | Short & Sweet Spirituality

What should we do with it?

Breath prayer

Inhalation: old wise man
Exhale: what should we think of it?


The good is never finished.
– Tanzanian proverb

Muslim wisdom

The best people are those who are useful to others.
– The Prophet Muhammad

Literary wisdom

We can only say that we are alive in those moments when our hearts are aware of our treasures.
– Thornton Wilder, American playwright and writer

song lyrics

When you walk through a storm
Heads up,
And don’t be afraid of the dark.
Go on, go on with hope in your heart
And you will never go alone
– from carousel

Mystical wisdom

Here in this body are the sacred rivers, here are the sun and moon and places of pilgrimage. I have not come across any other temple as blissful as my body.
– Sakaha in The Mystic Vision

Spiritual wisdom

Treat everyone you meet like the most beautiful person in the world is taking your breath away. Treat every situation of the day like you’re head over heels in love.
– Scout Cloud Lee quoted in Spiritual Literacy

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