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Previous Comments By 'b2'

Only Service Heals, by Rachel Naomi Remen

FaceBook  On Apr 10, 2014 B2 wrote:

Was reflecting on the nuances of the word "service" and how it has evolved for me. If you were to ask me in my early teens, service meant to "serve for ones country" in the armed forces. Qualities like sacrifice, respect, camaraderie, and discipline were displayed in the media and I wanted to embody them. Now, service means to surrender to the present moment. A quote to illustrate, "the greatest gift you can give someone is your presence."


The Power of Patience, by Sharon Salzberg

FaceBook  On Feb 14, 2014 B2 wrote:

 The passage reminded me of a quote by Lao Tzu, "nature does not hurry, yet everything is accomplished."