"When you come out of the storm, you won’t be the same person who walked in. That’s what the storm’s all about."
— Haruki Murakami, Kafka on the Shore
(Source: larmoyante, via beherenowandzen)
"If the boulders are moved, even the river will change its course. This is Tao."
— Deng Ming-Dao
"Stop measuring days by degree of productivity and start experiencing them by degree of presence."
— Alan Watts
There is poetry in the woundings
Of one’s life.
An artistry at work.
Bullshit spraying from my
farmer’s fertilizer on the
"We must embrace pain and burn it as fuel for our journey."
— Kanji Miyazawa
"Another way of describing the pain-body is this: the addiction to unhappiness."
— Eckhart Tolle