Tag: Nature & Nurture

Quotes October 24 & 25, 2021

“Distrust and caution are the parents of security”
Benjamin Franklin
To achieve great things, two things are needed; a plan, and not quite enough time.
Leonard Bernstein – 1918-1990 – Conductor-Composer-Pianist
Problem-solving is hunting; it is savage pleasure and we are born to it.
Fear comes with imagination, it’s a penalty, it’s the price of imagination.
Thomas Harris,
Let us go singing as far as we go: the road will be less tedious.
I’m always astonished by a forest. It makes me realize that the fantasy of nature is much larger than my own fantasy. I still have things to learn.
Gunter Grass
I would like to paint the way a bird sings.
Claude Monet
A bird is three things: Feathers, flight and song, And feathers are the least of these.
Marjorie Allen Seiffert
I go to nature to be soothed, healed and have my senses put in order.
John Burroughs
Nature is not a place to visit. It is home.
Gary Snyder
Placemaking shows people just how powerful collective vision can be.
David Engwicht
Each of us has a unique part to play in the healing of the world.
Marianne Williamso
We think we listen, but very rarely do we listen with real understanding, true empathy. Yet listening, of this very special kind, is one of the most potent forces for change that I know.
Carl Rogers
There’s a thin line between losing & winning. Losing breeds winners. The main recipe to success is through failures & hardships!