We decide which is right and which is an illusion.

Archive for October, 2013

Precisely One’s Life

‘The truth is, of course, that what one regards as interruptions are precisely one’s life.’

C. S. Lewis
Novelist, Poet, Academic, Medievalist, and Literary Critic


What Is Happiness

‘But what is happiness except the simple harmony between a man and the life he leads?’

Albert Camus
French Nobel Prizing-winning Author, Journalist, and Philosopher 


One’s Destination

‘One’s destination is never a place but a new way of seeing things.’

Henry Miller
American Writer


Useless and Hopeless Sorrow

‘There is no wisdom in useless and hopeless sorrow.’

Samuel Johnson
English Writer


The Calm Composure of Great Souls

‘Nothing baffles the schemes of evil people so much as the calm composure of great souls.’

Comte de Mirabeau
French Revolutionary, Writer, Diplomat, Journalist and Politician


We Need To Give Each Other Space

‘We need to give each other the space to grow, to be ourselves, to exercise our diversity. We need to give each other space so that we may both give and receive such beautiful things as ideas, openness, dignity, joy, healing, and inclusion.’

Max de Pree
Former CEO and President
Herman Miller Inc.


Self-Control

‘From every power that holds the world in chains, man frees himself when self-control he gains.’

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
German Writer annd Politician