Life Philosophies – Benefit Your Entire Life….
A gardener told me,
Not all flowers are suitable for fertile soil.
The desert is a paradise for cactus.
Many successes or failures in life do not depend upon merits of the environment,
but whether you choose for the right position.
A shepherd told me,
He was very happy,
Because he can talk with wild flowers and chat with birds,
dance with white clouds and floating prairie.
Lot emptiness in life is not the lonely person,
but the loneliness in heart/mind.
A fisherman told me,
There were more boats capsized due to rocks than those being overturned by hurricanes
Many critical moments in life, it is not about resistance to the wind and rain,
But about repairing and filling the holes.
A chef told me,
A fresh fish not need hanging paste and frying,
Really good soup never add MSG, but slowly boiled original-juice.
Many qualities in life do not lie in the external packaging,
but in the internal character/quality.
A mountaineer told me,
Gorgeous good-looking mushrooms are often toxic,
While bitter wild weds often relieve inflammation.
Many wisdoms of life are not just to observe,
but rather to distinguish.
A refinery worker told me,
Steel refinery has an important process called “quenching.”
Put hot flash fire ingots into cold water to cool rapidly.
Much brilliance in life is not the fanatical catharsis,
But rather the calm condensation.
A photographer told me:
They went to a distant mountain village to take photos,
Someone named the group of photos “years of suffering”
But another hold a personal photo exhibition entitled “Xanadu.”
A lot of joys in life are not in your situation,
But in your angle to view the situation.
A teacher told me,
He found that those students asking a lot questions in class, compared to those who listen carefully
have a stronger ability to adapt to the community and society.
Many realms in life is not about following,
But rather to explore it yourself.
A painter told me,
The master’s works often left “blank”,
Too full and too crowded are likely to lose the space for imagination.
Many charms of life are not in the perfection,
but in the recollection of the regret or shortcoming.
A respected monk told me,
Tathagata does not live in the western Paradise,
But in the hearts of each of us,
It is better to adore ourselves rather than worship the Buddha.
Much searching in life is not thousands of miles away,
but rather within us.
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