Peace Is Every Step Quotes by Nhat Hanh, Bindi Irwin, Yehudi Menuhin, Black Elk, John Lennon, Lyndon B. Johnson and many others.
We know how to sacrifice ten years for a diploma, and we are willing to work hard to get a job, a car, a house, and so on. But we have difficulty remembering that we are alive in the present moment, the only moment there is for us to be alive.
It is my conviction that there is no way to peace – peace is the way.
You don’t need to be accepted by others. You need to accept yourself.
Drink your tea slowly and reverently, as if it is the axis on which the world earth revolves – slowly, evenly, without rushing toward the future.
The source of love is deep in us and we can help others realize a lot of happiness. One word, one action, one thought can reduce another person’s suffering and bring that person joy.
I have lost my smile, but don’t worry. The dandelion has it.
The seed of suffering in you may be strong, but don’t wait until you have no more suffering before allowing yourself to be happy.
When we walk like (we are rushing), we print anxiety and sorrow on the earth. We have to walk in a way that we only print peace and serenity on the earth… Be aware of the contact between your feet and the earth. Walk as if you are kissing the earth with your feet.
I promise myself that I will enjoy every minute of the day that is given me to live.
Sometimes it is better not to talk about art by using the word “art”. If we just act with awareness and integrity, our art will flower, and we don’t have to talk about it at all.
Peace is present right here and now, in ourselves and in everything we do and see. Every breath we take, every step we take, can be filled with peace, joy, and serenity. The question is whether or not we are in touch with it. We need only to be awake, alive in the present moment.
Because you are alive, everything is possible.
For things to reveal themselves to us, we need to be ready to abandon our views about them.
Peace may sound simple – one beautiful word – but it requires everything we have, every quality, every strength, every dream, every high ideal.
The past is gone, the future is not yet here, and if we do not go back to ourselves in the present moment, we cannot be in touch with life.
We will not just say, “I love him very much,” but instead, “I will do something so that he will suffer less.” The mind of compassion is truly present when it is effective in removing another person’s suffering.
If you really know how to live, what better way to start the day than with a smile?