Wisdom

Along the Stream Along the Stream

Follow me along the stream in the sunny morning glow, where the birds like to dance while fighting off the marching ants, and the subtle rapids flow…. smothering the polished stones. antelopes slowly graze until they are in a...

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Along the Stream

750 Hungarian proverbs 750 Hungarian proverbs

Terebess Asia Online (TAO) Paczolay Gyula: 750 magyar közmondás 750 Hungarian proverbs by Gyula Paczolay 750 magyar közmondás = 750 hungarian proverbs / Paczolay Gyula. – Bővített kiad. – Veszprém : Veszprém Megyei Nyomda Kft., 1991. – 127 p....

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750 Hungarian proverbs

中庸 Harmony 中庸 Harmony

by Zi-si The Zhong Yong, like the Da Xue, also became one of the four books of Confucianism. According to the historian Sima Qian it was written by Zi-si (492-431 BC), who was the grandson of Confucius and possibly...

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中庸 Harmony

“If you are unable to find the truth right where you are, where else do you expect to find it?” “If you are unable to find the truth right where you are, where else do you expect to find it?”

Dōgen Zenji (道元禅師; also Dōgen Kigen 道元希玄, or Eihei Dōgen 永平道元, or Koso Joyo Daishi) was a Zen Buddhist teacher and the founder of the Sōtō Zen school of Buddhism in Japan. “A fool sees himself as another, but...

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“If you are unable to find the truth right where you are, where else do you expect to find it?”

Time spent laughing is time spent with the Gods. Time spent laughing is time spent with the Gods.

Japanese Wisdom Quotes A Japanese proverb (諺, ことわざ kotowaza?) may take the form of: a short saying (言い習わし iinarawashi), an idiomatic phrase (慣用句 kan’yōku), or a four-character idiom (四字熟語 yojijukugo). 1 Although “proverb” and “saying” are practically synonymous, the...

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Time spent laughing is time spent with the Gods.

The Prayers of St. Francis The Prayers of St. Francis

St. Francis of Assisi (Giovanni Francesco di Bernardone; 1181/1182 – October 3, 1226) was a Catholic friar and preacher. He founded the Franciscan Order, assisted in founding the woman’s Order of St. Clare, and the lay Third Order of...

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The Prayers of St. Francis