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Rumi of the day: Be Notorious

Forget safety. Live where you fear to live.

Destroy your reputation. Be notorious.

— Rumi, “Bewilderment”

Tags: identity, poetry, quotes, risk
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Posts from This Journal “identity” Tag

  • QotD: What Atheists Teach the Religious

    The Master teaches the student that God created everything in the world to be appreciated, since everything is here to teach us a lesson. One…

  • QotD: Yoga goes beyond Identity

    Yoga has the potential to transform both our inner and outer selves in a way that would allow us to see past differences of race, religion, gender,…

  • QotD: neo-Marxism = social justice today

    Whenever I bemoan the culture of "safe spaces" and "microaggressions" on college campuses, said Andrew Sullivan, people argue…

  • QotD: Unconscious situations manifest as External

    The psychological rule says that when an inner situation is not made conscious, it happens outside, as fate. That is to say, when the individual…

  • QotD: Your Path

    Your confusion is not pathology, it is path. It has something to show you that clarity could never reveal. The nature of chaos is wisdom, but you…

  • Poem OTD: Tiny Frightening Requests

    SOMETIMES Sometimes if you move carefully through the forest, breathing like the ones in the old stories, who could cross a shimmering bed of…

  • QotD: How to Help

    "Times are difficult globally; awakening is no longer a luxury or an ideal. It’s becoming critical. We don’t need to add more depression, more…

  • QotD: Measure of a Man

    The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort and convenience, but where he stand at times of challenge and controversy.…

  • The Five Sutras of the Aquarian Age

    1. Recognize that the other person is you. 2. There is a way through every block. 3. When the time is on you, start, and the pressure will be…

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