Before You SpeakBefore you speak, let your words pass through three gates. At the first gate, ask yourself, ‘Is it true?’ At the second ask, ‘Is it necessary?’ At the third gate ask ‘Is it kind? Rumi
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Source of Inspiration Vol. II
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The Web of Duality–Other Side of Source of InspirationCome to our new sister blog and explore our often-masked side. It will leave you with much to ponder. https://webofduality.wordpress.com/
Poems in PortugueseRead our sister blog which features some of the poems from this blog translated to Portuguese. Fonte de Inspiracão em Portuguese www.fontedeinspiracao.wordpress.com/
The Final ThirdStories from a book in progress about my years in Brazil as a volunteer www.finalthirdsite.wordpress.com/
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I am impatient to learn how to be patient hurry up, teach me!
Countless ways endless days You show your love for me. In return I whine beg for more complain about this and that feel adrift like a boat far from shore. How patient is Your love always steadfast and true guiding … Continue reading
How long will you wait for me, God? As long as it takes replies He. Would I have such patience, I wonder. So many times harsh words I’ve spoken when what was needed was love.
A pearl needs an irritant to make it grow or a life filled with patience and love
It’s not about me. What a revelation. His bad mood is his I need not carry his load. Is this really about me? Think I’ll ask this more often.
There is always a lesson to be learned in all we experience. Life is a school. Why? you ask. I don’t know one of many things I do not understand. Yet I’ve come to see that as a student of … Continue reading