Black Locust

When we look into our own hearts and begin to discover what is confused and what is brilliant, what is bitter and what is sweet, it isn’t just ourselves we’re discovering. We’re discovering the universe.

~ Pema Chodron, When Things Fall Apart

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Red

Just as treasures are uncovered from the earth, so virtue appears from good deeds, and wisdom appears from a pure and peaceful mind. To walk safely through the maze of human life, one needs the light of wisdom and the guidance of virtue. ~ Buddha

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Antique

Observing Nirvana is like locating silence.

~ Jack Kerouac, The Dharma Bums

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Strawberry

Trust in what you love, continue to do it, and it will take you where you need to go.

~ Natalie Goldberg

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Haze

I grew up in this town, my poetry was born between the hill and the river, it took its voice from the rain, and like the timber, it steeped itself in the forests.

~ Pablo Neruda

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