I don’t believe in happiness. I believe in reality and the joy within it. I believe that to want to throw back the quilt each morning, swing your legs out of bed and place two feet on the floor is a wonder to behold.
There is a popular saying in yogic circles: No mud, no lotus. The lotus flower, viewed as a spiritual symbol in Eastern religions, represents being grounded in the earth while aspiring towards the divine. 1,270 more words