Wednesday, September 2, 2015


Poetry breaks through the skin of suffering in which children are often imprisoned: silent, confused, scared.  A child's poetry is an intimate, trusting gift to her parent or to anyone who wishes to "read" her heart. -Alice Walker

Tuesday, September 1, 2015

Monday, August 31, 2015


Be the silent watcher of your thoughts and behavior. You are beneath the thinker. You are the stillness beneath the mental noise. You are the love and joy beneath the pain. -Eckhart Tolle

Friday, August 28, 2015


If people knew how hard I worked to get my mastery, it wouldn't seem so wonderful after all. -Michelangelo Buonarroti

Thursday, August 27, 2015


It is useless to attempt to reason a man out of a thing he was never reasoned into. -Jonathan Swift

Wednesday, August 26, 2015


A society grows great when old men plant trees whose shade they know they shall never sit in. -Greek proverb

Friday, August 21, 2015

Thursday, August 20, 2015


So. Tell me. What do you think? Which is better? To take action and perhaps make a fatal mistake--or to take no action and die slowly anyway? -Ahdaf Soueif