We decide which is right and which is an illusion.

Archive for November, 2016

The Motivation To Speak

‘Wise men speak because they have something to say; fools because they have to say something.’

Plato
Philosopher in classical Greece and the founder of the Academy in Athens, the first institution of higher learning in the Western world


The Mark Of An Educated Mind

‘It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it.’

Aristotle
Greek philosopher


Change

‘Progress is not possible without change and those who cannot change their minds cannot change anything.’

George Bernard Shaw
Anglo-Irish playwright, critic and polemicist whose influence on Western theatre, culture and politics extended from the 1880s to his death and beyond


Darkness

‘Darkness deserves gratitude. It is the alleluia point at which we learn to understand that all growth does not take place in the sunlight.’

Joan D. Chittister
Benedictine nun, author and speaker


The Highest Appreciation

‘As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words but to live by them.’

John Fitzgerald Kennedy
American politician who served as the 35th President of the United States from January 1961 until his assassination in November 1963


When Minds Awaken

‘See once and for all that human affairs can improve only when minds awaken from psychic hypnosis.’

Vernon Howard
American spiritual teacher, author, and philosopher