Thought for the Week – Self Confidence

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I recently read an interesting comment,
made by The Dalai Lama,
the spiritual leader of Buddhism.
He claimed that, “most Westerners
lack, self-confidence”. 
 
He went on to suggest that,
though there [Read More]

Thought for the Week – The Float

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I love this description of settling the mind by the poet Ted Hughes .
 
Settling the mind is a valuable thing to be able to do [Read More]

Thought for the Week – Walking

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WALKING
I love to walk.
To walk is to move ones body, soul, and spirit,
ones whole being, rhythmically and harmoniously.
Thoreau claimed to,  ‘have met but one or [Read More]

Thought for the Week – MURMURING

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MURMURING
 
Benedict has much to say about grumbling, complaining, criticising in the community. Carping criticism, dismissive cynicism saps the creative energy of the individual monk and [Read More]