If you take care of your mind, you take care of the world.
In our daily lives, moving from struggle to grace requires practice and commitment.
America is a country ready to be taken, in fact, longing to be taken by political leaders ready to restore democracy and trust to the political process.
I'm pulling out, and I'm going to concentrate every ounce of time and energy over the next week working to defeat the recall because I realize now that's the only way to defeat Arnold Schwarzenegger.
The middle class is teetering on the brink of collapse just as surely as AIG was in the fall of 2009 - only this time, it's not just one giant insurance company (and its banking counterparties) facing disaster, it's tens of millions of hardworking Americans who played by the rules.
Rob yourself of sleep and you’ll find you do not function at your personal best.
But, in fact, there is nothing that can bring you closer to fearlessness about everything else in the world than being a parent - because everyday fears - like not being approved of - pale by comparison to the fears you have about your children.
Meditation, a reboot for your brain and your soul.
It's no longer an exaggeration to say that middle-class Americans are an endangered species.
The more we refuse to buy into our inner critics - and our external ones too - the easier it will get to have confidence in our choices, and to feel comfortable with who we are - as women and as mothers.
Increasingly, staying in the middle class - let alone aspiring to become middle class - is becoming a game of chance.
The economic game is not supposed to be rigged like some shady ring toss on a carnival midway.
Liberation is an ever shifting horizon, a total ideology that can never fulfill its promises. It has the therapeutic quality of providing emotionally charged rituals of solidarity in hatred - it is the amphetamine of its believers.
Just as money can’t buy happiness, neither can it buy time affluence.
Those who have matured spiritually, now put service to others at the center of their quest and of their lives.
I studied, I met with medical doctors, scientists, and I'm here to tell you that the way to a more productive, more inspired, more joyful life is: getting enough sleep.