Category Archives: meaning

Every drop in the ocean counts. ~Yoko Ono Advertisements

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I have no children, I do not watch television, and I do not believe in God — all paths taken by mortals to make their lives easier. Children help us to defer the painful task of confronting ourselves, and grandchildren … Continue reading

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The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance. ~Aristotle

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For small creatures such as we the vastness is bearable only through love. ~Carl Sagan

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A few times in my life, I’ve had moments of absolute clarity, when for a few, brief seconds, the silence drowns out the noise and I can feel, rather than think… I could never make these moments last. I cling … Continue reading

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To love means to open ourselves to the negative as well as the positive – to grief, sorrow, and disappointment as well as to joy, fulfilment, and an intensity of consciousness we did not know was possible before. ~Rollo May

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One of the deep secrets of life is that all that is really worth the doing is what we do for others. ~Lewis Carroll

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