“Great peace of mind is realized only in the practice within this unpeaceful mind,” [Kodo Sawaki] says. The peace you seek is already there. Peace and silence is the ground upon which your noisy unpeaceful mind rests. It’s there underneath all of the noise. And it’s far bigger than the noise, the way that the planet Earth is much bigger than you who are sitting on it. -- Brad Warner, "Peace of Mind," 17 Sep 2019 Photo credit: "earth," Beth Scupham, 2012.
A peace of mind that is totally at peace would be nothing more than something ready made. Real peace of mind only exists within unpeaceful mind. --Kodo Sawaki What are you noticing about your "requirements" for peace of mind? ... for Mindful Monday Photo credit: "Storm," javier ruiz77, 2013.