Favorite Inspiring Quotes
Light of Love
Commentary by Peter Shepherd
“Love is our true essence. Love has no limitations of caste, religion, race, or nationality. We are all beads strung together on the same thread of love. To awaken this unity - and to spread to others the love that is our inherent nature - is the true goal of human life.” ~ Ammachi
Says it all, don’t you think? Love is the source of universal truth, therefore the perfect guide in our lives, and we each have an unlimited supply within us because it is who we are. Togetherness is what we do in our life activities to demonstrate the empathy and compassion we feel toward others. This reflects the degree of consciousness we have attained during our lives.
“Nothing ever goes away until it has taught us what we need to know.” ~ Pema Chödrön
It's how we interpret events that leaves us with a stressful burden; when we realize we can choose to think differently, then we can release and let go, and continue on our way wiser and happier.
“We are made by love, we are made of love, and we are made for love.” ~ Khurshed Batliwala
Perhaps the most profound of all quotes, since it integrates and describes all existence and experience. Love is our spiritual source, it’s our essential nature, and it is our purpose to express it in loving service.
Some articles along these lines...
The Path of Love ~ by Peter Shepherd
Much of the time, our choices are the path of least resistance. But we can change what we choose. We can choose to stop compromising, to believe in ourselves and our values, to move forward with our lives guided by our own truth. Continues...
Women, Wisdom and Love ~ by Harold W. Becker
Within each of us is the innate, natural balance of our feminine and masculine creative powers. Every person, regardless of their physical attribute of being male or female, man or woman, has these potent forces that are the very essence of our being. However, when they are either willfully suppressed or allowed to dominate, they create an imbalance that distorts, and even destroys, the inherent sanctity and beauty of life. Continues...
The Power of Light ~ by Wallace Huey
Next time you rise at dawn and step out into the birth of a new day, remember what you can learn from light. Reflect for a moment on the power of the light to dispel the darkness... Continues...
PODCAST by Peter Shepherd ~ Shine Your Light
This audio podcast is about shining your light, the light of the love in your heart, and how that applies to the attitudes we adopt in our everyday living experience. Love is our spiritual source, it’s our essential nature, and it is our purpose to express it in loving service.
Our free meditation program to awaken heart-consciousness...