By Dana Perino
From her years because the presidential press secretary to her debates with colleagues on Fox News' The 5, Dana Perino finds the teachings she's realized that experience guided her via lifestyles, saved her level-headed, and resulted in her good fortune, even within the face of adversity.
Thoughtful, inspiring, and infrequently astonishing, AND the good news IS . . . lines Dana Perino's not going trip via politics and tv. It's a extraordinary American story-made up of equivalent elements selection and clear-eyed optimism.
From dealing with expert demanding situations and confronting own fears to stepping as much as a podium for a President, Dana has come to count on the unforeseen and has an uncanny skill to discover the excellent news in any difficult scenario. AND the good news IS . . . takes us from her Western youth in Wyoming and Colorado to an opportunity assembly on an plane that alterations her lifestyles completely. Then, with clean honesty and humor, she recounts her frustration with a string of unsatisfying jobs and dwelling situations until eventually a key profession tip leads her again to Washington, D.C. to paintings for the Bush Administration.
Dana additionally stocks the following her top paintings and lifestyles lessons-tips that can assist you to get your aspect throughout convincingly whereas permitting your individual grace and character to polish via. As anyone who nonetheless believes in operating jointly to unravel the issues our country faces, Dana bargains transparent, sensible recommendation on tips on how to restoration civility to our own and public conversations. the result's a desirable learn that may support an individual develop into extra profitable, efficient, and joyously content material.
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He said that he actually wanted to go and meet the famous Milarepa and his pupil Rechungpa. " He then sang a spiritual song to all the people in this guest house saying that if they didn't use their precious human birth, it would be a great loss. He told them the mind is like a jewel, and if the mind is allowed to fall into samsara, that would be a great waste. The teachings of the guru are like amriita and if one is lazy and doesn't practice, then that also is a great waste. Furthermore, one's body is like an image of the Buddha, and if one just wastes it, then that also is a great loss.
He is not busy in that he doesn't have work to do. But he has to be very careful and wary of hunters. I Rechung Dorje Drak am sometimes busy and sometimes not. I'm busy wandering from place to place and I'm not busy in that I don't have any work to do. But I have to be very careful and wary of the Lord of Death. You are like a miserly person, but you don't have to waste your precious human existence. Life is not very long, and so you should use that time well. Giving me some food would be very beneficial for you.
Rechungpa then -39- A Spiritual Biography of Rechungpa explained that to practice the dharma, one needed first to find a good teacher. When one has found a good teacher, the next thing to do was to receive all of the teachings from that lama. After having received these teachings, one should then practice them properly. If one can do all of these three things, then one could achieve Buddhahood in one lifetime. Following these instructions this monk became a very good dharma practitioner, great meditator, and siddha.
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