“Nothing endures but change.”
“We experience ourselves, our thoughts, and feelings, as something separate from the rest. A kind of optical delusion of consciousness. This delusion is a kind of prison for us. Restricting us to our personal desires and to affection for a few persons nearest to us.”
“Beauty does not indeed lie in things, but in the feeling we give to them.” Carl Jung
“For it is up to you and me
to take solace
in nostalgia’s arms
and our ability
from fleeting moments.”
Kairos (καιρός) is an ancient Greek word meaning the right or opportune moment (the supreme moment).
Cat: “Where are you going Alice?”
Alice: “Which way should I go?”
Cat: ” Well, that depends on where you are going.”
Alice: “I don’t know.”
Cat: “Then it doesn’t matter which way you go.”
“What is the appropriate behavior for a man or a woman in the midst of this world, where each person is clinging to his piece of debris?
What’s the proper salutation between people as they pass each other in this flood?”
Remember, remember, this is now, and now, and now.
Live it, feel it, cling to it.
I want to become acutely aware of all that I’ve taken for granted.
“He who has a why to live for, can bear almost any how.”
Continue reading “Questioning Life”
― Friedrich Nietzsche