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:
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- Assessing a religion
- Coexisting in delicate balance
- Use your brain
- Using discernment
- Be your own guide
- True peace
- Just for the fun of it
- Aspire to great things
- The benefits of dharma
- Living harmoniously with others