Art thou in darkness? Mind it not, for if thou dost it will feed thee more. But stand still, and act not, and wait in patience, till Light arises out of Darkness and leads thee. James Nayler, Quaker (1659)
No single answer can hold the truth of a good heart.
~Roshi Joan Halifax
” Every heart sings a song, incomplete, until another heart whispers back. Those who wish to sing always find a song. At the touch of a lover, everyone becomes a poet.” ~ Plato
O Son of Man! Write all that We have revealed unto thee with the ink of light upon the tablet of thy spirit. – Baha’u’llah (1)
“Make no distinction between any of God’s messengers; for they all say, ‘We have heard and we pay heed’. Grant us your forgiveness, O our Sustainer. For it is with You that all journeys end.” (Quran 2:285)
from Gerald May’s book The Wisdom of Wilderness?
God Save me from coping
God help me to join, not separate
Help me to be with and in, not apart from
Show me the way of savoring, not controlling
Dear God, Hear my prayer