“The painful thing is that when we buy into disapproval, we are practicing disapproval. When we buy into harshness, we are practicing harshness. The more we do it, the stronger these qualities become. How sad it is that we become so expert at causing harm to ourselves and others. The trick then is to practice gentleness and letting go. We can learn to meet whatever arises with curiosity and...
Sorkin Dialogue, How I Missed You
Charlie Skinner: I'm too old to be governed by fear of dumb people.
Will McAvoy: I'm not.
Charlie Skinner: You're older than you think. Don't learn that the hard way.
“It may be that when we no longer know which way to go we have come to our real journey. The mind that is not baffled is not employed. The impeded stream is the one that sings.” —Wendell Berry
Summer dance mix—#HappyWeekend!
“It is true that we are called to create a better world. But we are first of all called to a more immediate and exalted task: that of creating our own lives.” —Thomas Merton