The educator has the duty of not being neutral.
It is easy to be bleak about the human race, but there are people who have proved to me that we can be better than we are.
The personal life deeply lived always expands into truths beyond itself.
To safeguard democracy the people must have a keen sense of independence, self-respect, and their oneness.
Today we acknowledge the shadows, but we lean into the light.
As citizens, we must prevent wrongdoing because the world in which we all live, wrong-doer, wrong sufferer and spectator, is at stake.
We can return to the Earth that is our only home, consciously choosing sustainable ways of living with the Earth. Choose it or lose it.
Only by listening inwardly in a fresh and open way will you discern at any given time what most serves your healing and freedom.
It is only on the condition of humility and reverence before the world that our species will be able to remain in it.
Beauty is the antidote to grief and despair, and it is the one sure thing I can bring to bear when I confront a place that has fallen on hard times.
“While there’s life, there’s hope.”
I take a deep breath and sidestep my fear and begin speaking from the place where beauty and bravery meet–within the chambers of a quivering heart.
Terry Tempest Williams
As you sit on the hillside, or lie prone under the trees of the forest, or sprawl wet-legged by a mountain stream, the great door, that does not look like a door, opens.
Be brave enough to start a conversation that matters.
Life is too short to waste your time on people who don’t respect, appreciate, and value you.
Roy T. Bennett
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