27 Jan '13, 7am

Triangle and Thich Nhat Hanh Mindfulness: "Feelings, whether of compassion or irritation, should be welcomed, re...

Triangle and Thich Nhat Hanh Mindfulness: "Feelings, whether of compassion or irritation, should be welcomed, re...

"Feelings, whether of compassion or irritation, should be welcomed, recognized, and treated on an absolutely equal basis; because both are ourselves. The tangerine I am eating is me. The mustard greens I am planting are me. I plant with all my heart and mind. I clean this teapot with the kind of attention i would have were I fiving the baby Buddha or Jesus a bath. Nothing should be treated more carefully than anything else. In mindfulness, compassion, irritation, mustard green plant, and teapot are all sacred."

Full article: http://www.barefootangiebee.com/2013/01/triangle-and-thic...

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