“If the world were merely seductive, that would be easy. If it were merely challenging, that would be no problem. But I arise in the morning torn between a desire to improve the world and a desire to enjoy the world. This makes it hard to plan the day.”—E.B. White (via awakenourworld)
“Take someone who doesn’t keep score, who’s not looking to be richer, or afraid of losing, who has not the slightest interest even in his own personality: he’s free.”—FURUZANFAR #116 - THE RUMI COLLECTION (via icecreamisbetterwithafork)
The Global Oneness Project produces films, media and educational materials that explore how the simple notion of interconnectedness can be lived in today’s complex world. Since 2006 they been traveling the world gathering stories that not only question the current paradigm but also reveal our greater human potential. Their films are available online and through select television providers, so it’s easy to check them out.
“Listen. To live is to be marked. To live is to change, to acquire the words of a story, and that is the only celebration we mortals really know. In perfect stillness, frankly, I’ve only found sorrow.”—Barbara Kingsolver (via awakenourworld)