Live In Harmony

The desire to live in harmony with all sentient beings increases with maturity. With wisdom you see the connection between inner peace and peace with your environment. The degree of kindness, tolerance and love you have for yourself can be clearly seen in your...

Disharmony Is Ignorance

The same energy that causes a flower to grow animates every human. Each person is an unique expression of that same force. Discord and violence come from forgetting this truth. When people behave like Earthlings first and foremost, life is more peaceful. Identifying...

Mums the Word

Powerful wisdom can be found in everyday sayings. One of the most concise and popular pieces of advice is as true today as ever: If you can’t say anything nice, don’t say anything at all. We’d like to make a small modification: If you can’t...

Honesty is the Best Policy

Just because you said you’d do something, doesn’t mean it’s always wise to follow through with it. Unless you have a chronic problem keeping your word, it’s okay to change your plans and trust that it’ll be in the best interest of all...

It Takes Two

Although it’s tempting to believe that difficult situations are created entirely by one party, it’s almost never true. One hand clapping makes no sound. Antagonistic, argumentative, accusatory and mean behavior have nothing to bump up against if you remain...

First True Love

All conflicts come from lack of self-love. You can’t really love others until you truly love yourself. When you don’t, you encounter bumps. When you do, your life flows smoothly. If you’re not experiencing the joy you want, take a look within and...