Suffering is a sign

Suffering is a sign, an immensely valuable reminder that reality is clashing with some stubbornly held view – of ourselves, or how we think the world should be. It is a warning to let go of our views, our expectations. It is a promise to only get worse and more tiring, until we release the story of ‘our’ life, and simply enjoy what is.

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  1. viewpacific
    Mar 01, 2014 @ 16:18:57

    This is very true. Sometimes my resistance shows up as tiredness. I think it’s Byron Katie that says reality is what it is, we don’t get a vote.

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