“To the mind that is still, the whole universe surrenders.“
– Lao Tzu
I read this somewhere some time ago, and it’s stuck with me ever since. So much meaning, in so few words. Definitely something to live by, wherever we are.
More on this in my follow-up “Quick Thought” post coming your way soon.
Curious x Nature
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Note: Sorry about that horrid font earlier!
“Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.”
– Nelson Mandela
The legend that was Nelson Mandela — a figure forever inspirational and forever impactful.
C x N
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“It’s not what you look at that matters; it’s what you see.”
– Henry David Thoreau
Couldn’t have said it better myself! Exactly the vision of Ordinary Phenomena—to view the routine with a heightened realization of its inherent greatness. In other words, finding the extraordinary in the ordinary.
C x N
Photo via Flickr (drops of dew on a blade of grass)
“Only those who will risk going too far can possibly find out how far one can go.”
– T.S. Eliot
A comforting encouragement to forge new paths and go the distance. Confidence, I think, is what’s key.
C x N