We are what we pay attention to. Sadly, most of the time we are not attending to the world or ourselves. Psychologists estimate we have sixty thousand to seventy thousand thoughts a day, 99 percent of which are more or less what we thought yesterday.
– Mary Piper, Ph.D., Seeking Peace: Chronicles of the Worst Buddhist in the World
I slept and dreamt that life was joy
I awoke and saw that life was service.
I acted and behold, service was joy.
– Rabindranath Tadore
We are in the midst of Interfaith Awareness Week at Smith College, sponsored by the Student Group, Spirituality in Action. Continue reading