Quotes – 2012

Why Let Go and Let God?

If you try to hang on to your life you will lose it. - Jesus of Nazareth

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We live selfish lives. And therefore are destined to suffer endlessly. To have eternal life, we must learn to collaborate with and be guided by Life. Life = God = The Universe = The Divine. There's a divine plan for everything and everybody. We in our selfish little ways can never know what's good for us let alone know what's good for the entire world. So we must stop trying to hang-on to life, we must learn to let go and as they say 'Let God'...

Quotes – 2012

How To Be In ‘Grace’…

The everyday practice is simply to develop a complete acceptance and openness to all situations and emotions and to all people... - Chogyam Trungpa

daily practice

The spiritual practice that gives us the biggest bang for the buck is acceptance. When we're open and accepting we're nicely positioned to receive guidance from the Divine. It's the only 'trick' we need to be in grace...

Quotes – 2012

How To Process Fear…

The only way to get rid of my fears is to make films about them. - Alfred Hitchcock

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Whether we admit it or not we're afraid. We're afraid of many things including death, or extinguishment. Alfred Hitchcock was indeed a master, he knew how to process his fears. And thus he points to how we can do the same. We must face our fears, we must allow them to come up and allow them to take us over. We just let it happen without resistance. When we do that we realize that all fear is really a damp squib, it's non-existent. And unless we face our fears they'll always lie waiting to pounce, attack us again and again...