Quotes March 29, 2021

Change your life today. Don’t gamble on the future, act now, without delay.
Simone de Beauvoir,
writer, activist, feminist, social theorist
March is Women’s History Month
We haven’t risen yet to the level of ourselves
I drink from a small spring, my thirst exceeds the ocean.
Adam Zagajewski,
poet, writer
Real generosity towards the future lies in giving all to the present
Albert Camus
A good traveller has no fixed plans and is not intent on arriving.
Lao Tzu
The moment that judgement stops through acceptance of what it is, you are free of the mind. You have made room for love, for joy, for peace
Eckhart Tolle
Attention is vitality. It connects you with others. It makes you eager. Stay eager.
Susan Sontag
In our uniqueness lies our universality. By being what only we are, we contribute to humanity what only we can give.
Rabbi Lord Jonathan Sacks
Recognize yourself in he and she who are not like you and me.
Carlos Fuentes
Acts of caregiving come as close to what I think religion is as I could name.
Arthur Kleinman
Silence is the answer. And silence arises when we are willing to let go of everything we have built up so far, and continue from there. Not to want to perform to become what we pursue– but to become who we are.
Gert van Leeuwen
Trees do not preach learning and precepts. They preach, undeterred by particulars, the ancient law of life.
Herman Hesse
Only in silence the word, only in dark the light, only in dying life: bright the hawk’s flight on the empty sky.
Ursula K. Le Guin
The greatest healing would be to wake up from what we are not.
Overthinking ruins you, ruins the situation, twists things around, makes you worry and just makes everything much worse than it actually is.
Over 90% of what we worry about never happens.