“Hunger is the worst of diseases, the body the greatest of pains; if one knows this truly, that is Nirvâna, the highest happiness.” – The Dhammapada
Published by Paul Maher Jr.
Author and Editor of Kerouac: The Definitive Biography (2005); Empty Phantoms (2006); Jack Kerouac's American Journey (2007); Miles on Miles: Interviews and Encounters with Miles Davis (2009); Tom Waits on Tom Waits (2011); Extracts Related to the Indians (Henry Thoreau) - Notebooks 1 & 2. Maher is currently filming a natural history film based on the journal of Henry Thoreau. View all posts by Paul Maher Jr.
I love the textures and lighting in this photo. Thank you for this quote, how perfect it is, and true.