The Dalai Lama: How to develop wisdom.

Developing wisdom is a process of bringing our minds into accordance with the way things really are. Through this process we gradually remove the incorrect perceptions of reality….. ”
(The Dalai Lama, An Open Heart [Boston/New York/London: Little, Brown and Company, 2001], page 86).

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JUXTAPOSITION; St Benedict, Thich Nhat Hanh, Buddha,

“Listen with the ear of your heart” ~ Rule of St. Benedict.

“Be a lamp unto yourself.” — Reputed to be the last words of Gautama Buddha

We are here to awaken from our illusion of separateness.”
― Thich Nhat Hanh, Zen Buddhist and author of “The Miracle of Mindfulness”