Train the Mind Like a Stream
Have you watched how after a storm, sticks, mud, bits of stone, weeds will easily clog a small creek. This is how it is for the mind after a storm of chaotic events - it will become clogged with negative emotions, anxiety, hope, fear. A deep stream, in the same storm, will can carry away the obstructions. A mighty river powerful and strong, yet the surface calm and smooth, can wash away whole trees. Mind trained to the discipline of Silence is a powerful force washing clean the dross of habit, fear, conditioning … consider this, and train your mind accordingly. - t.k.