Who would then deny that when I am sipping tea in my tearoom I am swallowing the whole universe with it and that this very moment of my lifting the bowl to my lips is eternity itself transcending time and space?
D.T. Suzuki, Zen and Japanese Culture (via samsaranmusing)
We are sun and moon, dear friend; we are sea and land. It is not our purpose to become each other; it is to recognize each other, to learn to see the other and honor him for what he is: each the other’s opposite and complement.
Hermann Hesse (via flowing-air)
(Source: likeafieldmouse, via ghost-host)
I am not afraid of my truth anymore and I will not omit pieces of me to make you comfortable.
Alex Elle (via alexandraelle)
Do you know what I need? To escape into the mountains, surrounded by tall trees, I will lay on the moss, and breath in the scent of mushrooms, flowers and wet soil.
L’ Échappée, Les Discrets (via seeingdark-feelinglight)
(Source: freyjageist, via gnostic-forest)