No matter how bad a state of mind you may get into, if you keep strong and hold out, eventually the floating clouds must vanish and the withering wind must cease.
Dogen (via lazylucid)
The hardest thing in the world is to simplify your life. It’s so easy to make it complex. What’s important is leading an examined life.
Yvon Chouinard, 180 Degrees South (via nrodgers92)
To be poor and be without trees, is to be the most starved human being in the world. To be poor and have trees, is to be completely rich in ways that money can never buy.
Clarissa Pinkola Estés, The Faithful Gardener: A Wise Tale About That Which Can Never Die (via pillowthots)