“All we need is the morning. As long as
there is sunrise, then there is the possibility that we can face all of our
misfortunes, celebrate all our blessings, and live all our endeavors as human
“Spirituality is something that has
become necessary in these troubled times. Yet it is inherently superfluous. We
need it to remind ourselves, to bolster ourselves, to integrate ourselves, to
“If we could simply acknowledge the
mystery of night and the glory of morning, we would need neither civilization
“At its simplest, life beings with dawn.
That is blessing enough. All else becomes fullness immeasurable.
“At dawn, kneel down and give thanks for
this wonderful event. We may think mornings are so common they are unworthy of
veneration, but do you realize most places in the cosmos do not have mornings?
This daily event is our supreme goodness.
“Greet the dawn. That is your miracle to
“That is the ultimate beauty. That is
sacredness. That is your gift from heaven. That is your omen of prophesy.
That is knowledge that life is not futile.
“That is enlightenment. That is your
meaning in life. That is your directive. That is your comfort. That is the
solemnity of duty. That is inspiration for compassion. That is the light
of the ultimate.”