The basic root of happiness lies in our minds; outer circumstances are nothing more than adverse or favourable. – Matthieu Ricard
I think I will make Jordan paint this :) beautiful picture of the Logan temple!
Pinner said, "I write in a gratitude journal each night before bed. It has changed my entire outlook on life." ***I am intrigued by the idea of such a book by my bed. I can't journal much as I want to...but this I could muster...and what a frame of mind to end a day...reflecting on the bright spot.
"If your compassion does not include yourself, it is incomplete." *** Jack Kornfield. Art by Josh Bulriss. *** Article on lack of true compassion for oneself, endemic to "Western" thinking, at the link.
Christ heals the blind man. I love this painting, and have a copy of it in my home. By American artist, Walter Rane (b. 1949) who begin his career as primarily a book and magazine illustrator but now specializes in religious art.