Universe looking at itself

“You are an aperture through which the universe is looking at and exploring itself.”
Alan Watts

What are you exploring right now?

Leaving it alone

“Muddy water is best cleared by leaving it alone.”

Alan Watts

what do I desire

What do I desire?

“It is so importance to answer this question: What do I desire?”
Alan Watts

Right now for me – Connection. What word comes to mind for you?

universe

The whole universe

“You are something that the whole Universe is doing, in the same way that a wave is something that the whole ocean is doing.” Alan Watts

permanent = lifeless

Lifeless

“The more a thing tends to be permanent, the ore it tends to be lifeless.”

Alan Watts

Have you noticed this? It is so interesting… As Esther Perel says – humans beings have two opposing needs:

First need is for security and safety, consistency and predictability
Second, and quite the opposite – for novelty, excitement and unpredictability

Sane all the time

“No one is more dangerously insane than one who is sane all the time.

Alan Watts

Phew – that felt good lol

Be completely engaged

“This is the real secret of life – to be completely engaged in what you’re doing in the here and now.”
Alan Watts

Meaning of Life – Be alive

“The meaning of life is just to be alive. It’s so plain and so obvious and so simple. And yet, everybody rushed around in a great panic, as if it were necessary to achieve something beyond themselves.” Alan Watts What is the meaning of life for you?

See the light

See the light in others

“See the light in others and treat them as if that is all you see.”
Ram Dass

Let’s start this week on a positive, lighter note 😉 Tag someone special and let them know what you really appreciate about them.