Gentle Influence

Gentle Influence

“The moon does not fight. It attacks no one. It does not worry. It does not try to crush others. It keeps to its course, but by its very nature, it gently influences. What other body could pull an entire ocean from shore to shore? The moon is faithful to its nature and its power … Continue reading

There is only one of you in all time

There is only one of you in all time

Image by Edward Steichen, Martha Graham 1931 “There is a vitality, a life force, an energy, a quickening that is translated through you into action, and because there is only one of you in all time, this expression is unique. And if you block it, it will never exist through any other medium and will … Continue reading

You are the force that moves the wind

You are the force that moves the wind

Artwork: Plinio Nomellini (1866–1943) You are Life passing through your body, passing through your mind, passing through your soul. Once you find that out, not with logic, not with the intellect, but because you can feel that Life, you find out that you are the force that makes the flowers open and close, that makes … Continue reading

Persistent Intuition

Persistent Intuition

  The smallest flower is a thought, a life answering to some feature of the Great Whole, of whom they have a persistent intuition. Honore De Balzac photos Karl Blossfeldt source http://www.ipoxstudios.com/karl-blossfeldt-and-his-artistic-representation-of-nature/

Listen With a Still Heart

Listen With a Still Heart

Above all, he learned from it how to listen, to listen with a still heart, with a waiting, open soul, without passion, without desire, without judgment, without opinions. — Herman Hesse, Siddhartha

The Herd

The Herd

Hence any one who seeks for the true causes of miracles, and strives to understand natural phenomena as an intelligent being, and not to gaze at them like a fool, is set down and denounced as an impious heretic by those, whom the masses adore as the interpreters of nature and the gods. Such persons … Continue reading