Consider the lilies of the field. They toil not, neither do they spin. Yet I say unto you that even Solomon in all his glory was not arrayed like one of these.
Stopping & Paying Attention
When we hear words like these we may think: what a wonderful insight! I wish I could be wise like that.
But the truth is that, to see the glory of the field lilies, all that’s required is that we stop and pay attention to a lily — to just one lily. The wonder is that this can be done every day by every one of us.
Take a Deep Breath: The Haiku Way to Inner Peace
Sylvia Forges-Ryan and Edward Ryan