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Pema Chödrön Quotes - WothQuotes

A Collection of Pema Chödrön Quotes 

Pema Chödrön Quotes

• Nothing ever goes away until it teaches us what we need to know.

• We can spend our whole lives escaping from the monsters of our mind."

• "Blaming is a way to protect your heart, trying to protect what is soft and open and tender in yourself. Rather than own that pain, we scramble to find some comfortable ground."

• If you're invested in security and certainty, you are on the wrong planet.

• The truth you believe and cling to makes you unavailable to hear anything new.

Pema Chödrön Quotes

• None of us ever OK, but we all get through everything just fine. 

• Hope and fear come from feeling that we lack something. 

• Fear is a natural reaction to moving closer to the truth.

• We have two alternatives; either we question our beliefs - or we don't. 

• The most difficult times for many of us are the ones we give ourselves. 

Pema Chödrön Quotes

• "The rot of compassion is compassion for oneself."

• If someone comes along and shoots an arrow into your heart, it's fruitless to stand there and yell at the person. It would be much better to turn your attention to the fact that there's an arrow in your heart."

• "When you begin to touch your heart or let your heart be touched, you begin to discover that it's bottomless, that it's huge, vast, and limit less."

• "Someone I love once gave me a box of darkness. It took me years to understand that this too, was a gift."

• "Welcome the present moment as if you had invited it."

Pema Chödrön Quotes

• "Sometimes this broken heart gives birth to anxiety, and panic, sometimes to anger, resentment. But under the hardness of that armor there is a tenderness of genuine sadness. This is our link with all those who have ever love."

• "It isn't things that happen to us in our lives that cause us to suffer, it's how we relate to the things that happen to us that cause us to suffer."

• Everyone loves something, even it it's only tortillas.

• "Sometimes we find that we like our thoughts so much that we don't want to let them go."

• We already have everything we need.

Pema Chödrön Quotes

• You are the sky. Everything else - It's just the weather. 

• "The greatest obstacle to connecting with our joy is resentment."

• Honesty without kindness, and goodheartedness can be just mean.

• "Sometimes when things fall apart, well, that's the big opportunity to change."

• Just where you are - that's the place to start.

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