Wednesday, December 11, 2013

Enlightenment is a Gamble

love this one; i gasped when i read the last line. xoxox

Enlightenment is a Gamble

by Adyashanti

Original Language English

Time to cash in your chips
put your ideas and beliefs on the table.
See who has the bigger hand
you or the Mystery that pervades you.

Time to scrape the mind's shit
off your shoes
undo the laces
that hold your prison together
and dangle your toes into emptiness.

Once you've put everything
on the table
once all of your currency is gone
and your pockets are full of air
all you've got left to gamble with
is yourself.

Go ahead, climb up onto the velvet top
of the highest stakes table.
Place yourself as the bet.
Look God in the eyes
and finally
for once in your life


  1. Loooove this Savannah! Thank you! :-) ♥♥♥NadineMarie♥♥♥

  2. you are most welcome! check back, I have one or two more of his that rocked my world.