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to be beautiful means to be yourself

To be beautiful

To be beautiful means to be yourself. You don’t need to be accepted by others. You need to accept yourself. –  Thích Nhat Hanh –

speak only

Don’t speak

Speak only if it improves upon the silence – Mahatma Gandhi –

notice what you notice


Notice what you notice

silence is the language of god


Silence is the language of God all else is poor translation – Rumi –

zoek de stilte


Zoek de stilte. In de stilte vind je het antwoord.

wisdom begins in wonder


Wisdom begins in wonder – Socrates –

weet wat je zegt, maar zeg niet alles wat je weet.


Weet wat je zegt, maar zeg niet alles wat je weet.



You should sit in meditation for twenty minutes every day – unless you’re too busy, then you should sit for an hour. – Old Zen adage –

luister om te leren


Luister om te leren niet om te reageren …

if you love a flower


If you love a flower, don’t pick it up. Because if you pick it up it dies and it ceases to be what you love. So if you…