“Every morning, recite this.” ~ Dalai Lama

Via on Feb 24, 2013

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Follow @waylonlewis on Instagram for the full-sized image, high resolution.

Begin the day in this way.

Whether it’s Robert F. Kennedy, Eleanor Roosevelt, Judaism…every hero and tradition has a similar mission or vision: dedicate oneself to others, and ironically, you gain in joy and love.

For more: Bodhisattva Vow.

And more: Dedicate any Merit.

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About Waylon Lewis

Waylon Lewis, founder of elephant magazine, now elephantjournal.com & host of Walk the Talk Show with Waylon Lewis, is a 1st generation American Buddhist “Dharma Brat." Voted #1 in U.S. on twitter for #green two years running, Changemaker & Eco Ambassador by Treehugger, Green Hero by Discovery’s Planet Green, Best (!) Shameless Self-Promoter at Westword's Web Awards, Prominent Buddhist by Shambhala Sun, & 100 Most Influential People in Health & Fitness 2011 by "Greatist", Waylon is a mediocre climber, lazy yogi, 365-day bicycle commuter & best friend to Redford (his rescue hound). His aim: to bring the good news re: "the mindful life" beyond the choir & to all those who didn't know they gave a care. elephantjournal.com | facebook.com/elephantjournal | twitter.com/elephantjournal | facebook.com/waylonhlewis | twitter.com/waylonlewis | Google+ For more: publisherelephantjournalcom


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14 Responses to ““Every morning, recite this.” ~ Dalai Lama”

  1. Sara Plummer says:

    Yes!! Love love love this! I'm using it tomorrow am. xo

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  4. Diana says:

    I went to your Instagram account and clicked “Follow” but cannot find this in full size to be able to read it and save it!! You have a lot on there!!! Please help!

    In gratitude,


  5. Lara says:

    Thank you, Waylon. :)

  6. audrey says:

    love this. i cannot find it on your instagram feed. can you post a link here?

  7. Angela says:

    I followed him on instragram so I could see the image but I don't see it on Instragram either? What am I doing wrong? :)

  8. Susan says:

    Which book is the above quote in?

  9. than says:

    how can i get a readable copy that i can print and tape on my fridge?

  10. Rose says:

    i wanted to get the full image too but its not on your instagram. :(

  11. coachbrandi says:

    Peace. Could you please tag me on the full size photo of this quote? I cannot find it. My Instagram handle is @iamlifecoachbrandi Thank you!

  12. Bren says:

    Too many pictures on instagram! Help!
    Love the image!

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