Modern Zen Stories XIII - Attitude




Everything can be taken from a man but one thing: the last of human freedoms - to choose one's attitude in any given set of circumstances, to choose one's own way. ~ Viktor Frankl


Nothing affects our experience of life as deeply as our attitude.  Today I'd like to share a few stories from other places around the web.


A Childhood of Three Parts on Living Simply Free

Attitudes and Suffering on Castles in the Air

Rehearsing Failure, Rehearsing Success at Seth's Blog.

A life lesson from a hundred dollar bill on Soul Speak.

If you are in a hard spot or struggling in life, please see my last post When Your World is Falling Apart - 7 Steps to Recovery


Zen Presence - Ideas for Meaningful Living
Best Blog Stories on the Web, Zen in modern life

2 comments:

  1. Dan, thank you for sharing my story. Now I will take some time and read the other stories.

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  2. "Everything can be taken from a man but one thing: the last of human freedoms - to choose one's attitude in any given set of circumstances, to choose one's own way." ~ Viktor Frankl
    True evil is that which attempts to destroy the ability to choose.
    It's the evil who find destruction in themselves and wish it on others.

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