The Way to Love ~ Excerpts

The Way to Love ~ Week One (Excerpts from the 'Way to Love' book)

"After he had dismissed the crowds, he went up on the mountain by himself to pray." Has it ever occurred to you that you can only love when you are alone? What does it mean to love? It means to see a person, a thing, a situation, as it really is and not as you imagine it to be, and to give it the response it deserves. You cannot love what you do not…
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The Way to Love ~ Week Two (Excerpts from the 'Way to Love' book)

"What will it profit a man, to gain the whole world, if he loses his life". Recall the kind of feeling you get when someone praises you, when you are approved accepted, applauded. And contrast that with the kind of feeling that arises within you when you look at the sunset or the sunrise or Nature in general or read a book or watch a movie you thoroughly…
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The Way to Love ~ Week Three (Excerpts from the 'Way to Love' book).

Excerpts from THE WAY TO LOVE, Anthony deMello's last meditations "If a man wants to sue you for your shirt, let him have your coat as well. If a man in authority makes you go one mile, go with him two." Imagine that you are in a situation or with a person that you find unpleasant and that you would ordinarily avoid. Now observe how your computer…
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About Anthony de Mello

Most people, Anthony de Mello maintained, are asleep. They need to wake up, open up their eyes, see what is real, both inside and outside of themselves. The greatest human gift is to be aware, to be in touch with oneself, one's body, mind, feelings, thoughts, sensations. Read more...