Some of my favorite quotes

One who is eager and determined
Would be filled with awareness
One whose mind is not tied up with sensual pleasures
Is said to be heading upstream.

Bhikkhuni Dhammadinnā

Science allows perfectly well the sceptical discipline that accepts the appearances alone as real, and all the rest as a unifying myth to light our path.

Bas C. van Fraassen (1992)

Make peace, be kind, be gentle.

Ven Brahm (preview.tinyurl.com/venbrahm)

Again I saw that under the sun the race is not to the swift, nor the battle to the strong, nor bread to the wise, nor riches to the intelligent, nor favor to those with knowledge, but time and chance happen to them all.

Ecclesiastes 9:11, English Standard Version.

Alles van waarde is weerloos

Lucebert, Rotterdam/De filosofie van een weerloos citaat

To be born in this immense world filled with evil is simply to begin to die

Part of an inscription of a kite at Sumpango’s 2007 Giant Kite Festival. From Paper Cadavers.

About me

❖ Buddhist ❖ straight-edge ❖ Zennial ❖ weakness for culture ❖ “absolute pacifist” ❖ incurably contrarian ❖ moderately optimistic in the face of tragedy ❖ curious about how we can practice the Buddha’s teachings.

Reach me at [website name] [at] pm [dot] me.

About luminouscuboids

❖ Birthday: January 24, 2016 CE ❖ main page: Home or (preview.)tinyurl.com/cuboidsImage source of the mountains aboveluminouscuboids is—and always will be—fully non-profit.


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