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Wednesday, July 14, 2010

Thought for the day (07/14/10)

Once you shift your focus from yourself to others and extend your concern to others, this will have the immediate effect of opening up your life and helping you to reach out. The practice of cultivating altruism has a beneficial effect not only from a religious point of view but also from a mundane point of view; not only for long-term spiritual development but even in terms of immediate rewards.
---Dalai Lama

1 comment:

suzeesews.com said...

This is lovely. And, in the brief bits of time that I can remember to just "give," it seems to be true.