Who knows what you will see, hear, or experience in these chaotic and turbulent times? Try to protect yourself from becoming too overwhelmed by pain and suffering. Lighten up! Don’t take things so seriously. With a broad and accommodating mind, you can keep a sense of perspective.
from the book The Future Is Now: Timely Advice for Creating a Better World
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Further quotes from the book The Future Is Now:
- Use your brain
- Aspire to great things
- Why not support others
- The benefits of dharma
- Serving the common interest
- Living harmoniously with others
- Using discernment
- Guidance on the own path
- How to decide
- Just for the fun of it
- Assessing a religion
- Coexisting in delicate balance