Saturday, March 5, 2011

The dichotomy of this world.

I've been thinking a lot of the dichotomy of our world lately.  What goes up must come down.  There is joy and there is intense sorrow.  I like to feel peaceful and happy all the time, which is absolutely impossible.  I must accept the darkness as well as the light to truly find balance.  I like to live life as a peaceful hippie, which results in the stuffing down of anger and uncomfortable feelings at the risk of creating "bad karma." This quote got me thinking...

“ Do not be too moral. You may cheat yourself out of much life. Aim above morality. Be not simply good; be good for something."
— Henry David Thoreau

I am now opening to being totally pissed off sometimes, embracing all aspects of my experience, and being good for what I truly care about.

It's kinda like this:

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