Pema Chodron: Inner peace
Inner peace begins the moment you choose not to allow another person or event to control your emotions.
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.