A Quote by Huston Smith on desert, presence, and silence

I simply wanted to experience the presence of this man [Gerald Heard] who had revolutionized my understanding. After a while we sat in silence, gazing at the barren canyon walls. And the mute desert seemed to carry on our conversation for us.

Huston Smith

Source: Tales of Wonder: Adventures Chasing the Divine, an Autobiography

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