Antennae for droplets of received wisdom

Tuesday, March 28, 2017

"Happiness belongs to those who are sufficient unto themselves. For all external sources of happiness are, by their own nature, highly uncertain, precarious, ephemeral, and subject to chance."

-  Arthur Schopenhauer

Monday, March 27, 2017

“Ships don’t sink because of the water around them; ships sink because of the water that gets in them. 

Don’t let what’s happening around you get inside you and weigh you down.” 


Saturday, March 25, 2017

"An eye for an eye makes the whole world blind.

There are many causes that I am prepared to die for but no causes that I am prepared to kill for."
- Mahatma Gandhi

Friday, March 24, 2017

"The value of an action is measured not by its success or failure, but by the motivation behind it.” 

- Joseph Goldstein

Thursday, March 23, 2017

“Life is short but there is always time for courtesy.” 

-Ralph Waldo Emerson

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

“We are captives of our own identities, living in prisons of our own creation.” 

~Theodore Bagwell

Monday, March 20, 2017

"All endings are just beginnings. We just don’t know it yet.” 

~Mitch Albom

Saturday, March 18, 2017

"A few rare individuals refuse to have limited lives. They drive through tremendous amounts of pain—from rejections and failures to shorter moments of embarrassment and anxiety. Because they avoid nothing, they can pursue their highest aspirations. They seem more alive than the rest of us.” 

~Phil Stutz and Barry Michels

Friday, March 17, 2017

"No known roof is as beautiful as the skies above."  
 - Michael O'Muircheartaigh

Tuesday, March 14, 2017

“When I was young, I used to admire intelligent people; as I grow older, I admire kind people.”

 -Abraham Joshua Heschel

Monday, March 13, 2017

'Being happy doesn’t mean that everything is perfect. It means you’ve decided to look beyond the imperfections.” 

Saturday, March 11, 2017

“Show up. Pay attention. Tell the truth. Let go.”

- Dr. Sue Morter

Friday, March 10, 2017

“Your face will change. Your body will change. The only kind of beauty that endures is the kind that lives in your heart.” 

~Lori Deschene

Thursday, March 9, 2017

"It is important to expect nothing, to take every experience, including the negative ones, as merely steps on the path, 
and to proceed."  

-  Ram Dass

Wednesday, March 8, 2017

"It's the story we tell ourselves that takes us out of peace."

- Peter Russell

Tuesday, March 7, 2017



- Karen Wyatt, M.D.

Monday, March 6, 2017

“Doing what you love is the cornerstone of having abundance in your life.”

Sunday, March 5, 2017

"Generosity, love, compassion, or devotion do not depend on a high IQ.”

- Joseph Goldstein

Saturday, March 4, 2017

“The greatest communication is usually how we are rather than what we say.” 

- Joseph Goldstein

Friday, March 3, 2017

"Forgiveness is an act of self-love."

Wednesday, March 1, 2017

"Without lovingkindness for ourselves, we attempt to give to others from an empty well."

- Dr. Rebecca Valla

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