“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.”
“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?”
“You can dance in the storm. Don’t wait for the rain to be over, because it might take too long. Wherever you are, right now, in this moment, you can start.” ―
Everything has beauty, but not everyone sees it.” – Confucius
“I think the reward for conformity is that everyone likes you except yourself.” Rita Mae Brown