Every now and then a “soul-nourishing experience” – a good meal, trip, escapade with friends, A drink, etc. – heals it of the discipline it has endured, just as discipline strengthens the spirit.
“Keep filling your bowl, and it will spill over. Keep sharpening your knife, and it will blunt. Keep hoarding gold in your house, and you will be robbed. Keep seeking approval and you will be chained. The Great Integrity leads to actualization, never over fulfillment.”
“It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it.”