You do not even have to leave your room. Remain sitting at your table and listen. Do not even listen, simply wait. Do not even wait, be still and solitary. The world will freely offer itself to you to be unmasked, it has no choice, it will roll in ecstasy at your feet.
-- Franz Kafka
Thursday, March 01, 2007
Sit and keep silence
This is one of my favorite quotations about the value of learning to be still: