Sunday, September 02, 2012


I think, at a child's birth, if a mother could ask a fairy godmother to endow it with the most useful gift, that gift should be curiosity.~Eleanor Roosevelt

Friday, August 24, 2012


I'm not interested in how people move, but in what moves them. ~Pina Bausch

Friday, June 29, 2012


Growth is a spiral process, doubling back on itself, reassessing and regrouping. ~Julia Margaret Cameron

Friday, June 22, 2012


What is one to say about June, the time of perfect young summer, the fulfillment of the promise of the earlier months, and with as yet no sign to remind one that its fresh young beauty will ever fade. ~Gertrude Jekyll

Friday, June 15, 2012

Tuesday, June 05, 2012


A mountain is composed of tiny grains of earth. The ocean is made up of tiny drops of water. Even so, life is but an endless series of little details, actions, speeches, and thoughts. And the consequences whether good or bad of even the least of them are far-reaching. ~Sivananda Saraswati

Friday, May 04, 2012


All the art of living lies in a fine mingling of letting go and holding on. ~Havelock Ellis

Friday, April 27, 2012


Always speak politely to an enraged Dragon. ~Stephen Brust

Friday, April 20, 2012

Let Go

Let go. Why do you cling to pain? There is nothing you can do about the wrongs of yesterday. It is not yours to judge. Why hold on to the very thing which keeps you from hope and love?

Friday, April 13, 2012

Cherry Tree

I never see the prettiest thing -
A cherry bough gone white with Spring -
But what I think, "How gay 'twould be
To hang me from a flowering tree."

Friday, April 06, 2012


Don't wait around for other people to be happy for you. Any happiness you get you've got to make yourself.

Friday, March 30, 2012


[Art] means nothing if it simply decorates the dinner table of the power which holds it hostage.
R.I.P. Ms. Rich

Friday, March 23, 2012


Spring has returned. The Earth is like a child that knows poems.

Friday, March 16, 2012


The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.

Friday, March 09, 2012

Inner Peace

Holding to our object of focus and recognizing our repeated distraction serves to interrupt the obsessive train of thoughts and preoccupations, so that over time we develop some inner peace and stability.

Friday, March 02, 2012


Watch little children at play: From their absorption in the moment, learn the secret of concentration.

Friday, February 24, 2012

Life Story

Also, I thought I am old, so after I die I cannot bring my story with me. So I leave this story.

Friday, February 17, 2012


I hope that people will finally come to realize that there is only one 'race' - the human race - and that we are all members of it.

Friday, February 10, 2012


When we trust our creativity we encounter a supreme kind of enjoyment - an amazement at the natural unfolding of life beyond our ordinary way of looking at things.

Friday, January 27, 2012


There is a lot that happens around the world we cannot control. We cannot stop earthquakes, we cannot prevent droughts, and we cannot prevent all conflict, but when we know where the hungry, the homeless and the sick exist, then we can help.

Friday, January 20, 2012


The first fall of snow is not only an event, it is a magical event. You go to bed in one kind of a world and wake up in another quite different, and if this is not enchantment then where is it to be found?

Friday, January 13, 2012

Good Composition

Good composition is like a suspension bridge - each line adds strength and takes none away.

Friday, January 06, 2012

Spiritual Path

To undertake a genuine spiritual path is not to avoid difficulties but to learn the art of making mistakes wakefully, to bring to them the transformative power of our heart.