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Allowing Space

May 23, 2012

It is never too late for any of us to look at our minds. We can always sit down and allow the space for anything to arise. Sometimes we have a shocking experience of ourselves. Sometimes we try to hide. Sometimes we have a surprising experience of ourselves. Often we get carried away. Without judging, without buying into likes and dislikes, we can always encourage ourselves to just be here again and again and again.

From “Selected Writings” in When Things Fall Apart: Heart Advice for Difficult Times, page 27.

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