Wednesday, November 21, 2007

Buddha wise


Although wishing to be rid of misery,
They run toward misery itself.
Although wishing to have happiness,
Like an enemy they ignorantly destroy it.


-Santideva, "Bodhicaryavatara"

2 comments:

Design Goddess said...

That is pretty profound!

state of grace said...

Isn't it? I was feeling that one big time this week :)