Even if I knew that tomorrow the world would go to pieces, I would still plant my apple tree.
Martin Luther King Jr.
The ultimate value of life depends upon awareness and the power of contemplation rather than upon mere survival.
The past, the present and the future are really one: they are today.
~ Harriett Beecher Stowe
We thought we could cure everything, but it turns out that we can cure only a small amount of human suffering. The rest of it needs to be healed, and that’s different.
- Rachel Naomi Remen
You must unlearn, what you have learned…
Another name for God is surprise.
Brother David Steindl-Rast
Our own lives are the instrument with which we experiment with truth.
—Thich Nhat Hanh
We can only be said
to be alive
in those moments
when our hearts
are conscious of