Tuesday, May 5, 2015
Many people come to realize that all conditioned phenomena are marked by anicca, anatta & dukkha. For some it's a total "shipwreck" - a total collapse of their world. Many become cynical, bitter, hedonistic, or catatonic, frozen in their tracks, or suicidal.
Completely giving up on the reliability of all external sources of happiness - AND, at the same time - opening up, loving unconditionally, being wholeheartedly engaged with whatever phenomena always awaits ...
There is a crack in everything
That's how the light gets in. Leonard Cohen "Anthem"