If you look at what's going on in the world, we have very old systems of power currently being abusive, and the abuse being questioned by other countries...And so what you have to ask yourself is, when anyone is going to take authority over another being or country; what are of the motives? Are the motives completely clean and they are going in to help elevate things and the elevation is what will take place? --Lee Harris, September 2013
I want to hang out with this kid. I respect when people don’t want kids, but I still can’t understand it in that elemental visceral way, because I am so different. Seriously I want the privilege of holding someone’s hand and having that little person show me all of the wonder of the world, all over again. How freaking cool.
Chic dressing room features an accent wall clad in Queen of Spain Wallpaper lined with a gold antiqued mirrored cabinet, Worlds Away Ponti Antique Mirror With Gold Leaf Entertainment Console, topped with black and gold lamps placed under a pink and red abstract art piece flanked by a hot pink velvet tufted chair to the left and a brass and lucite etagere, Jonathan Adler Jacques Etagere, to the right.
Do not try to save the whole world or do anything grandiose. Instead, create a clearing in the dense forest of your life and wait there patiently, until the song that is your life falls into your own cupped hands and you recognize and greet it. Only then will you know how to give yourself to this worldso worth of rescue. --Martha Postlewaite via Tara Brach