The majesty of the world is always there ~ Chögyam Trungpa

Look at the sun. The sun is shining. Nobody polishes the sun. The sun just shines. Look at the moon, the sky, the world at its best. Unfortunately, we human beings try to fit everything into conditionality. We try to make something out of nothing. We have messed everything up. That’s our problem. We have to go back to the sun and the moon, to dragons, tigers, lions, garudas (mythical birds). We can be like the blue sky, sweethearts, and the clouds so clean, so beautiful. We don’t have to try too hard to find ourselves. We haven’t really lost anything; we just have to tune in. The majesty of the world is always there.


Chögyam Trungpa

from the book Great Eastern Sun: The Wisdom of Shambhala


Read a random quote or see all quotes by Chögyam Trungpa.

Further quotes from the book Great Eastern Sun: