On Being Calm

“If you can sit quietly after difficult news;
If in financial downturns you remain perfectly calm;
If you can see your neighbors travel to fantastic places without a twinge of jealousy;
If you can happily eat whatever is put on your plate;
If you can fall asleep after a day of running around without a drink or a pill;
If you always find contentment just where you are,
        You are probably a dog”

Kornfield, Buddhist teacher

Thank you, Sharon, for sharing this!

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