Jilli Doublestar

Half the interest of a garden is the constant exercise of the imagination.

~ Alice Morse Earle


Mindfulness is not chasing the moment but sipping the nectar of the moment.

~ Amit Ray


For the breath of life is in the sunlight.

~ Khalil Gibran


Deep in their roots, all flowers keep the light.

~ Theodore Roethke


The goal of life is to make your heartbeat match the beat of the universe to match your nature with Nature.

~ Joseph Campbell


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“Though my soul may set in darkness, it will rise in perfect light;

I have loved the stars too fondly to be fearful of the night.”

   ~The Old Astronomer.


You are Happiness, you are Peace, you are Freedom.

~ Papaji

When life is foggy, path is unclear and mind is dull, remember your breath. It has the power to give you the peace. It has the power to resolve the unsolved equations of life.

~ Amit Ray

"I left my heart in San Francisco

High on a hill, it calls to me..." 

I sat out Monday's afternoon rush in the Berkeley hills and this was part of my reward.

Photograph from David Polzine collection


Let your mind and soul be at ease. Don’t grasp and grab for the magic and miracles. When you reside in that place of stillness, the joy, miracles, and magic you’re seeking will find you.

~ Melodie Beattie

Discover within your own heart an eternal wellspring of true peace and lasting fulfillment.

~ Gangaji


We are travelers on a cosmic journey, stardust, swirling and dancing in the eddies and whirlpools of infinity. Life is eternal. We have stopped for a moment to encounter each other, to meet, to love, to share. This is a precious moment. It is a little parenthesis in eternity.

~ Paulo Coelho


The beauty of Zen is found in simplicity and tranquility, in a sense of the all-embracing harmony of things.

~ Thich Thien-An


Cultivate wonder in your life. It is the way to bliss.

~ Helen Russell


Go beyond your tangled thoughts

and find the splendor of paradise.

~ Rumi

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