"Somewhere you are a Roman, somewhere a Syrian. Somewhere you are a master, somewhere a slave. You yourself are every one of them. Then why do you test the good and the bad?"
Bulleh Shah (1680–1757) Punjabi Sufi poet, humanist and philosopher. (via surbeat
"Spiritual progress is like detoxification. Things have to come up in order to be released. Once we have asked to be healed, then our unhealed places are forced to the surface."
"I feel as if I’m
made to understand but not
to be understood."