Multiplicity and variety without strife is joy.
For warmth, contact is needed.
but because knowing them well elevates the very concept of life.
We must, like God, ourselves be Love.
When you are deprived of all your attributes,
then His attributes become your qualities.
Take away the me, so only You remain.
The inner peace of the world to come is living in this world with full attention.
The two are one; flip sides of a coin forever tumbling and never caught.
I become a transparent eyeball;
I am nothing;
I see all;
the currents of the universal being circulate through me;
I am part or particle of God.
Reality can be attained only by someone who is detached.
Further than that, all human knowledge is moonshine.
I am in the next seat.
My shoulder is against yours.
And every common bush afire with God:
But only he who sees takes off his shoes.
but it is the emptiness inside that holds whatever we want.
“One thinks of not thinking,” the Master replied.
“How does one think of not thinking?” the monk asked.
“Without thinking,” the Master said.
It is both the means and the end.
Said the master: “Wholehearted cooperation with the inevitable.”