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Know Thyself

Make it thy business to know thyself, which is the most difficult lesson in the world. ~Cervantes Advertisements

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Come Alive

“Ask what makes you come alive and go do it. Because what the world needs is people who have come alive.” ~Howard Thurman

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From My Serene Spot In The Woods

I send out love to my world healing for those we have wronged, peace for those who know only war and hate, strength for those who are weak and restitution for those who have lost all they valued. Lord help … Continue reading

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My World In A Puddle

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Voices

“We cannot change the world by a new plan, project, or idea. We cannot even change other people by our convictions, stories, advice and proposals, but we can offer a space where people are encouraged to disarm themselves, lay aside … Continue reading

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Don’t Put It All Back In The Attic

Don’t put it all back in the attic, that generosity that moves us to give more than we take, the happy greetings to those we never noticed before, the desire to be with those we love even though they are … Continue reading

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The Sweeping Truth

Let everyone sweep in front of his own door and the whole world will be clean. ~ Goethe

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Illusive Reality

We live in a fantasy world, a world of illusion. The great task in life is to find reality. ~Annie Dillard

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Remember What We Have Learned

Surely there’s a better way than war. Surely we have learned from all the wars. Haven’t we, Why haven’t we? ©2011 Sharron R. McMillan

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From Our Perspective

All things in our universe, from our perspective, are to scale. We examine minutely the make up of life. Bugs, flowers, atoms, genes – smaller and smaller we search for that which will explain our existence. But what if we … Continue reading

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And Yet

Life seems to have taken on a different shade now for everyone. Brave fronts trying not to show the fear of our world in chaos. And yet a million birds still flit about the bubbling pond, scent of cedar, eucalyptus … Continue reading

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What The World Needs Now

Fuge tace et quiesce – Live in solitude, silence and inner peace.

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The News

You listen to it all day, over and over, the same gruelling stories of human degradation. Thankfully you understand my need not to hear it. You plug your ears with the sound so that it goes directly into your brain … Continue reading

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How I Would Change the World If I Could

Our world is the most beautiful place we could imagine, yet we who live here take it for granted and abuse what has been given us to enjoy. If I had the power to change anything, I would open the … Continue reading

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Peace

When the power of love overcomes the love of power, the world will know peace. ~ Sri Chinmoy Ghose

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