Books have the power to have us feel empathy and have us experience the thrill of a journey of someone else.
“My mind works in idleness. To do nothing is often my most profitable way.”
There is no education like adversity.
political leader and writer
All cruelty springs from weakness.
Character cannot be developed in ease and quiet. Only through experience of trial and suffering can the soul be strengthened, vision cleared, ambition inspired, and success achieved.
writer and political activist
“Yet occasionally we discover in the folds of an old handkerchief a shell or insignificant stone that had once embodied our happiest of afternoons.”
Patti Smith, Just Kids
“Feelings come and go like clouds in the sky. Conscious breathing is my anchor.”
Thich Nhat Hanh
Little minds are tamed and subdued by misfortune, but great minds rise above it.
writer, historian and diplomat
Hemp is a resource and a lot of folks have and do benefit from Marijuana.
Cui Bono? Government, Liquor and Drug Industries.