Reflect and Offer your thoughtful comments to this passage spoken from Thich Nhat Hanh
“We have a tendency to think in terms of doing and not in terms of being. We think that when we are not doing anything, we are wasting our time. But that is not true. Our time is first of all for us to be. To be what? To be alive, to be peaceful, to be joyful, to be loving. And that is what the world needs most.”Thich Nhat Hanh
Offer your thoughtful comments to this passage spoken by Sparrowhawk of Gont in the novel, The Farthest Shore:
“Try to choose carefully, Arren, when the great choices mu st be made. When I was young I had to choose between the life of being and the life of doing. And I leapt at the latter like a trout to a fly. But each deed you do, each act binds you to itself and to its consequences, and makes you act again and yet again.
Then very seldom do you come upon a space, a time like this, between act and act, when you may stop and simply BE, or wonder who, after all, you are
DO NOT USE ANY SOURCES. THIS SHOULD BE FROM YOUR OWN THOUGHTS