FEELING THREATENED BY PEACE
The peace that we are looking for is not peace that
crumbles as soon as there is difficulty or chaos. Whether
we're seeking inner peace or global peace or a combination
of the two, the way to experience it is to build on
the foundation of unconditional openness to all that
arises. Peace isn't an experience free of challenges, free
of rough and smooth, it's an experience that's expansive
enough to include all that arises without feeling
Taking the Leap: Freeing Ourselves from Old Habits and Fears, page 87.
by Pema Chödrön.