Thich Nhat Hanh, The four elements of Love:

Thich Nhat Hanh, The four elements of Love:

One of the wishes humans share is the wish to experience true love… but what is love exactly? Are we aware of its true nature? How can we recognize it when we see it? The four elements of Love Loving Kindness (Maitrena) To make another happy is only possible when you know how to make yourself happy. Compassion (Karuna) Understand and help transform the suffering of others is only possible when...

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The Slow Fix – Carl Honoré

Doing things slowly makes that you enjoy them more. Rather than focus on quick results, you can center on the details… and take the time necessary to do things the best way possible. Carl Honoré has written a new book “The Slow Fix” that´s about Solve Problems, Work Smarter, and Live Better in a World Addicted to Speed. How to find the best way to tackle complex problems in every...

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The Journey

The Journey

Life is a jorney we are not always eager to start, a jorney that sometimes worries us, maybe even scares us and palalyzes us… until one day we know what we have to do, and we begin. Mary Oliver, North American poet, explains this felling beautifully in “the Journey” The Journey One day you finally knew what you had to do, and began, though the voices around you kept shouting...

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The mirror of Gandhi

Mahatma Gandhi said that seven things will destroy us (the seven deadly sins). Wealth Without Work Pleasure Without Conscience Knowledge Without Character Business Without Morality Science Without Humanity Religion Without Sacrifice Politics Without Principle Life has shown me that people are courteous if I am courteous; people are sad if I am sad; people love me if I love them; people are mean...

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Feeling lost?… Stand Still

In an everyday fastest world it is very easy to speed our path to match it to the flow of events, news and constant innovation, loosing the connection with our real interests and vital goals. If you want to go back to yourself… Sand still. Lost Stand still. The trees ahead and bushes beside you Are not lost. Wherever you are is called Here, And you must treat it as a powerful stranger,...

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Raising children – John Wilmot

Before I got married I had six theories about raising children; now, I have six children and no theories. John Wilmot Photograph Flickr “Children”: Aca Quique

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