Patient acceptance does not necessarily mean that we do not take practical steps to improve our situation. If it is possible to remedy the situation, then of course we should, but to do this we do not need to become unhappy and impatient.
Geshe Kelsang Gyatso

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The greatest battle is not physical but psychological. The demons telling us to give up when we push ourselves to the limit can never be silenced for good. They must always be answered by the quiet and steady dignity that simply refuses to give in. We all suffer. Keep going.

sapphire1707:

Forbidden City by 737762488

plasmatics:

Monitor Pass | California by Abekislevitz

alejandrai:

Huaraz, Perú

Strawberry Moon by (™ Pacheco)

Since everything is but an illusion, perfect in being what it is, having nothing to do with good or bad, acceptance or rejection, one might as well burst out laughing!
Longchenpa (via thebigelectron)

(Source: zenhumanism)

Arya Tara ~ Kadampa statue

Geshe Kelsang Gyatso ~ meditation on equalizing self and others