From John Silvers

“Buddha is said to have said, ‘my teachings are a raft, meant to help you cross over the river. Once you reach the other shore, set the raft down and go on with your life.”

— Michael Meade


“The Nazis occupied Hungary: his mother took him to the doctor because he wouldn’t stop crying. “Right now,” the doctor replied, “all the Jewish babies are crying.” This is because, explains Maté, what