The way the body is ~ Ajahn Chah

Conditions don’t belong to us. They follow their own natural course. We can’t do anything about the way the body is. We can beautify it a little, make it look attractive and clean for a while, like the young girls who paint their lips and let their nails grow long, but when old age arrives, everyone is in the same boat. That is the way the body is. We can’t make it any other way. But, what we can improve and beautify is the mind.


Ajahn Chah

source: http://www.dharmaweb.org/index.php/No_Ajahn_Chah:_Reflections



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