I am never far from those with faith,
Or even those without it,
Though they do not see me.
My children will always,
Be protected by my compassion.
—Padmasambhava, a.k.a. Padmakara
Note: a great online source for inspirational passages is the aptly named “Just Dharma Quotes,” which includes a rich collection of words from Padmasambhava here. You can also follow the site via Twitter at @JDharmaQuotes.