Thursday, May 27, 2010

the virtues of tolerance

"Have we become so intolerant that we refuse and fight differences, which are to humanity what seasons are to life?" 

the official Le Matin newspaper, considered the mouthpiece for the royal palace (Morocco)

Wednesday, May 26, 2010

Is it really someone else's fault….?


"Never allow a person to tell you no who doesn't have the power to say yes."
Eleanor Roosevelt

eleanor roosevelt

"In the long run, we shape our lives, and we shape ourselves. The process never ends until we die. And the choices we make are ultimately our own responsibility".
Eleanor Roosevelt

Tuesday, May 25, 2010

oh, by the way, that Pollen Path….

“Oh, beauty before me, beauty behind me, beauty to the right of me, beauty to the left of me, beauty above me, beauty below me, I'm on the pollen path”   Navaho Indian traditional saying

more here


"when you reach that point of self-knowledge when all you can see, all around and within, is the magnificence, the awe-inspiring wonderment of the endless flow of beauty into your brain and senses – when you reach that point, Behold….. you touch the God within"   gg

(with acknowledgement to The Upanishads)

Kahlil Gibran…on Death