The world is the best of all possible worlds, and everything in it is a necessary evil.
Nearly all the best things that came to me in life have been unexpected, unplanned by me.
Gardening is all about optimism.
Gardening is all about optimism. I put a seed in the ground. I consistently tend it, confident I will see the results, in time, of the nurture I have provided.
Patience is the ability to idle your motor when you feel like stripping your gears.
Buddhism is a path of supreme optimism, for one of its basic tenets is that no human life or experience is to be wasted or forgotten, but all should be transformed into a source of wisdom and compassionate living.