What is the Science of Salvation?

A collection of quotes and sayings about Truth from the great traditions of the world.

Friday, August 23, 2013

Heaven or Earth?

  It is impossible to look to heaven with one eye and to the earth with another. Likewise, it is impossible for our soul to cling at once to earthly and to heavenly things. We must select one or the other and cling to it.
 
 
 
 
 
                                                           Staretz Zosima of Optina
                                                           "Russian Mystics"