H. Harriet Beecher StoweIf the single man plant himself indomitably on his instincts, and there abide, the huge world will come round to him. Peace Pilgrim, Peace PilgrimWhoever wants his judgment to be believed, should express it coolly and dispassionately; Michael Moore, Stupid White MenAs we are liberated from our own fear, our presence automatically liberates others. Henry David Thoreau, WaldenIf we live truly, we shall see truly. Only with the bodily experience of power and compassion will people have the courage and the desire and the ability to undertake what must be done to heal the planet. Black ElkLook! Native American (Plains) ProverbIn the end, we will conserve only what we love.
Arthur SchopenhauerWhen I'm getting ready to reason with a man, I spend one-third of my time thinking about myself and what I am going to say--and two-thirds thinking about him and what he is going to say. They were experienced as pleasures and encoded into our formative genetic codes.. Look! For his development of crystallographic electron microscopy and his structural elucidation of biologically important nucleic acid-protein complexes. The Nobel Prize in LiteratureLiterature refers to creative writing of recognised artistic value. President of the African National Congress in South Africa. , 1984
1984 Nobel Peace Prize Laureate: And, of course, if the right thing is established wrong things will fade away of their own accord. Jeremy WolffTell me, I'll forget. Mankind will be refashioned and history rewritten when this law is understood and obeyed. Antoine de Saint-ExuperyPast the seeker as he prayed came the crippled and the beggar and the beaten. You have to just start out with yourself. and put one foot in front of the other. Ray and Sherry Ruth Anderson, The Cultural CreativesThe breakage and agony rending us today will be our salvation if they drive us by new routes to meet it.. Nelson Mandela was die eerste president van demokratiese Suid-Afrika vanaf 1994 Paul Rogat Loeb, Soul of a CitizenPersistence and determination alone are omnipotent.
We will love only what we understand. Peace Pilgrim, Peace PilgrimThere are two ways of spreading light: Emma GoldmanWe can learn whatever we need in nature because we are part of nature. Our understanding of our own bodies and how to remain healthy in a world full of disease is essential to our existence and this award lauds researchers who help to achieve these goals. Muhammad Yunus, Visionaries by Utne ReaderAll big things are made up of trifles. Rollo May, The Courage to CreateYou must stick to your conviction, but be ready to abandon your assumptions. Thomas Berry, The Great WorkWe must be fully committed, but we must also be aware at the same time that we might possibly be wrong. Anne Wilson SchaefLearn from the birds what food the thickets yield;
Learn from the beasts the physic of the field;
The arts of building from the bee receive;
Learn of the mole to plow, the worm to weave. You are not stranded. For us this waiting was based on the knowledge that it made sense on principle to resist by speaking the truth simply because it was the right thing to do. that repeating this defiant truth made sense in itself, regardless of whether it was ever appreciated, or victorious, or repressed for the hundredth time. The New MestizaIf we take a survey of the greatest actions in the world we shall find the authors of them all to have been persons whose Brains had been shaken out of their natural position. This is the purpose to which we are being summoned to harness our world-body!.
Heroic responses in ideals and in conduct are a choice of regal dignity in the presence of a new earth and Heaven. Lionel TigerLasting change happens when people see for themselves that a different way of life is more fulfilling than their present one. Awaken people's curiosity. Deep in the past, from about 100,000 years ago and beyond. Rollo May, The Courage to CreateFinding the center of strength within ourselves is in the long run the best contribution we can make to our fellow men. Eliza CookHonest hope has an edge. Restoring the Earth, Healing the MindYou can't move so fast that you try to change the mores faster than people can accept it. Helen Keller, Let Us Have FaithRight now over 70 percent of the world population is convinced that something serious has to be done about the dangers facing the planet. Most of humanity wants to know how to make the change. For his discoveries concerning yellow fever and how to combat it. , 1979
1979 Nobel Laureate in Medicine: Wynn Bullock Trust one who has tried it, you will find more in woods than in books; What is essential is invisible to the eye. That pleasure, not will-power and coercion, is how you most deeply transform people. Essays on nelson mandela s wife and children.