Pema Chodron: Open your heart
If we learn to open our hearts, anyone, including the people who drive us crazy, can be our teacher.
Pema Chödrön (born Deirdre Blomfield-Brown, New York, July 14, 1936) is an American Tibetan Buddhist. She is an ordained nun, acharya and disciple of Chögyam Trungpa Rinpoche. Chodron has written several books and is the director of the Gampo Abbey in Nova Scotia, Canada.