Words / as slippery as smooth grapes,
/ words exploding in the light / like dormant seeds waiting /
in the vaults of vocabulary, / alive again, and giving life: /
once again the heart distills them.
-Pablo Neruda, poet and
Added by Peter Vizel on November 27, 2009 at 2:38am —
Nations have recently been led to borrow billions for war;
no nation has ever borrowed largely for education.
Probably, no nation is rich enough to pay for both war and civilization. We must make our choice; we cannot have both.
Added by Peter Vizel on November 25, 2009 at 3:16am —
A great book should leave you with many experiences,
and slightly exhausted at the end.
You live several lives while reading it.
Added by Peter Vizel on November 24, 2009 at 2:21am —
Maintaining harmony under all circumstances is the key to navigating through life. By remaining calm and composed in each moment, we keep life in perspective. We are able to connect with the bigger picture of potential while sorting out appropriate courses of action to address any situation before us. We can release our attachments and reactions knowing that they are only a small part of the experience. Harmony reveals the presence of love.
Life is an ever changing landscape of… Continue
Added by Harold W. Becker on November 23, 2009 at 8:09pm —
A word has its use, / Or, like a man,
it will soon have a grave.
-Edwin Arlington Robinson,
Added by Peter Vizel on November 22, 2009 at 4:16am —
Added by josh pasmore on November 22, 2009 at 12:48am —
A man's library is a sort of harem.
-Ralph Waldo Emerson, writer
and philosopher (1803-1882)
Added by Peter Vizel on November 20, 2009 at 3:33am —
One can promise actions, but not feelings,
for the latter are involuntary.
He who promises to love forever or hate forever or be
forever faithful to someone is promising something
that is not in his power.
-Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche,
Added by Peter Vizel on November 19, 2009 at 12:41pm —
My words fly up, my thoughts remain below:
Words without thoughts never to heaven go.
playwright and poet (1564-1616)
Added by Peter Vizel on November 16, 2009 at 7:22am —
Go to where the silence is and say something.
-Amy Goodman, investigative journalist,
columnist and author (b. 1957)
Added by Peter Vizel on November 16, 2009 at 3:19am —
The test of a democracy is not the magnificence of buildings
or the speed of automobiles or the efficiency of air transportation,
but rather the care given to the welfare of all the people.
-Helen Adams Keller, lecturer
and author (1880-1968)
Added by Peter Vizel on November 13, 2009 at 8:48am —
Getting books signed & meeting Ervin Laszlo!
Getting books signed & meeting Ervin Laszlo! ...twitter.com/BEAUTBYBLANE
Ervin Laszlo's lecture last night blew my tiny mind. READ HIS BOOK: Worldshift 2012. It will change your life.
Ervin Laszlo's lecture last night blew my tiny mind. READ HIS BOOK: Worldshift 2012. It will change your life. ...twitter.com/widowspider
Added by Peter Vizel on November 11, 2009 at 7:53am —
You live a new life for every new language you speak.
Added by Peter Vizel on November 10, 2009 at 2:37am —
Lots of major developments taking place in the WorldShift world. The WorldShift Alliance initiative was born in Perpignan, France at the Great Shift Gathering hosted by WS partner Renaissance2
as a founding co-creation between the Club of Budapest
, R2, Foundation for Conscious Evolution
(Barbara Marx Hubbard) and… Continue
Added by David Woolfson on November 9, 2009 at 5:30pm —
I have ever hated all nations, professions, and communities,
and all my love is toward individuals.
Added by Peter Vizel on November 5, 2009 at 5:46am —
A decent provision for the poor is
the true test of civilisation.
Added by Peter Vizel on November 2, 2009 at 2:57am —