Benjamin Hoff

“When you wake up in the morning, Pooh,” said Piglet at last, “what’s the first thing you say to yourself?””What’s for breakfast?” said Pooh. “What do you say, Piglet?””I say, I wonder what’s going to happen exciting today?” said Piglet . Pooh nodded thoughtfully.”It’s the same thing,” he said.”What’s that?” the Unbeliever asked.”Wisdom from the Western Taoist,”I said.”It sounds like something from Winnie-the-Pooh,” he said.”It is,” I said.”That’s not about Taoism,” he said.”Oh, yes it is,” I said.

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Within each of us there is an Owl, a Rabbit, and Eeyore, and a Pooh. For too long, we have chosen the way of Owl and Rabbit. Now, like Eeyore, we complain about the results. But that accomplishes nothing. If we are smart, we will choose the way of Pooh. As if from far away, it calls us with the voice of a child’s mind. It may be hard to hear at times, but it is important just the same, because without it, we will never find our way through the forest.

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