Not Buddha


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I am grateful. 

I am happy.

I am mindful, sometimes.

I mean well, most of the time

I see people that are mean or greedy and I judge.

I see people that are closed minded and I feel resentment.

I feel happiness and want to hold on to it.

I am healthy and want to remain so.

I am.......not Buddha.


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6 comments:

  1. That little list of things is really good. THe progression of it, man, it's right on. I also am not Buddha, but we keep slowly working on it, right?

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  2. I like your list, it shows you are human yet striving to be the best human you can be. I don't think any of us were meant to achieve perfection in every moment and way in our lives.

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  3. Failure is not one step away from perfection. The important thing is to keep growing.

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  4. Beautifully put - Smita

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  5. Hi,much thanks to you for enlightening the minds of individuals with right Dharma. In reality as we know it where part of individuals are looking for reality I believe your exertions will help some of them if not all !!!! , May the triple pearl favor all…
    ~Jamie.

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