“Sentient beings, self and others, enemies and dear ones–all are made by thoughts. It is like seeing a rope and mistaking it for a snake. When we think that the rope is a snake, we are scared, but once we see that we are looking at a rope, our fear dissipates. We have been deluded by our thoughts. Likewise, mentally fabricating self and others, we generate attachment and aversion.”- Dilgo Khyentse Rinpoche
Here is my post for Silver Threading’s Writer’s Quote Wednesday.