Be the Buddha, Lola Of all animals, the cat alone attains to the comtemplative life. (S)He regards the wheel of existence from without, like the Buddha. — Andrew Lang • • • ©2013, Photo by MaryAnne Siok Share this:ShareFacebookEmailTwitterTumblrLike this:Like Loading... Related 12 thoughts on “Be the Buddha, Lola” Add yours Lots to learn from both :-) Reply Indeed. Although I currently have a lovely, large dog, I vastly prefer cats temperamentally. I also agree with almost all Buddhist teachings. However, it never before occurred to me to put the two things together. Hmmmm. Reply Over the years (of blogging), I have come to learn that there is a quote for EVERYTHING. It’s finding them that is the biggest challenge/fun/lesson. Hey, Jen – Your Lola is one lovely kitty! And, speaking of quotes, I have a refrigerator magnet that says, “If cats could talk, they wouldn’t.” It’s one of my very favorites, by someone named Nan Porter. XO, Gato/Carol Reply Love the cat quote – although I always imagine my cats would have TONS to say if they could talk! : ) Find the quote first, then fit the photo. :-) Just sayin’ Great quote and shot, no matter which order they came about. Reply Love doing quote research! It’s the geek in me? Better than a thousand hollow words, is one word that brings peace. Buddha Picture this. :-) Have a great week. You too! xoxo How did you get her to do that? Or perhaps she IS the Buddha! Reply I think she really IS the Buddha. Since she got her, she’s gotten more and more mellow. Maybe so have I? A little… Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here... Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Email (required) (Address never made public) Name (required) Website You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Google account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Twitter account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Facebook account. ( Log Out / Change ) Cancel Connecting to %s Notify me of new posts via email. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.