"Root out the violence in your life, and learn to live compassionately and mindfully. Seek peace. When you have peace within, real peace with others is possible."
— Thich Nhat Hanh (via purplebuddhaproject)
John Steinbeck, East of Eden
"If you cannot find the truth right where you are, where else do you expect to find it?"
— Dogen Zenji (via purplebuddhaproject)