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Below are the best resources we could find featuring lama surya das about perception.
Other people can’t cause us to be impatient unless we let them do so. In other words, others don’t make us impatient. We make ourselves impatient, through our expectations and demands, fixated attachments and stuckness.
The heart is an organ of perception.
You don’t need to see different things, but rather to see things differently.
For it is not what happens to us that determines our character, our experience, our karma, and our destiny — but how we relate to what happens.
It is usually a mistake to believe that any opinion or situation is objectively good or bad, since everything depends on the perspective of the viewer.
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