rollingearthsong
Location: Chicago, Illinois, United States
Traditions: Buddhism, Christianity, Interfaith, Hinduism, Judaism, New Age, Universal Ethics, Freethought
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Sometimes I go about pitying myself, and all the time I am being carried on great winds across the sky.

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by Robert Bly
Contribution #4659


I cannot imagine a God who rewards and punishes the objects of his creation, whose purposes are modeled after our own -- a God, in short, who is but a reflection of human frailty.

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Wordsmith
Albert Einstein, physicist, Nobel laureate (1879-1955)
"A.Word.A.Day"
http://wordsmith.org/
Viewed on May 26, 2010
Contribution #4059


When I go into the garden with a spade, and dig a bed, I feel such an exhilaration and health that I discover that I have been defrauding myself all this time in letting others do for me what I should have done with my own hands. -Ralph Waldo Emerson, writer and philosopher (1803-1882)

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True teachers are those who use themselves as bridges over which they invite their students to cross; then, having facilitated their crossing, joyfully collapse, encouraging them to create their own.

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Let your life lightly dance on the edges of Time like dew on the tip of a leaf.

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I only went out for a walk and finally concluded to stay out till sundown, for going out, I found, was really going in.

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It takes solitude, under the stars, for us to be reminded of our eternal origin and our far destiny.

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I have decided to love. If you are seeking the highest good, I think you can find it through love. And the beautiful thing is that we are moving against wrong when we do it, because John was right, God is love. He who hates does not know God, but he who has love has the key that unlocks the door to the meaning of ultimate reality.

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Speech to Southern Christian Leadership Conference 1967
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Nothing sucks more than that moment during an argument when you realize you're wrong.

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Doubt is not an agreeable condition, but certainty is an absurd one.

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