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Nice Hypocrisy

A little hypocrisy and a little compromise oil the wheels of social life.
Gregory Bateson

#twisdom #compromise

Twisdom

Kindling for education's fire

“Harmless”.

This was the original entry for planet Earth in Douglas Adams’ the Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy, which was later expanded by the book’s sub-editors in a subsequent edition to… “Mostly harmless”. 754 more words

Personal Development

Others' Myths

It is only the myths of other people or other times that we label myth.
Thurman Arnold

#twisdom #myth

Twisdom

Seascapes: Shaped by the Sea

I am delighted to have received my copy of Seascapes: Shaped by the Sea, a book edited by Mike Brown and Barbara Humberstone exploring ‘different perspectives of being with the sea’, in which I have a chapter. 605 more words

One Step Forward, Two Steps Back - Mental Illness Treatment Over the Past 150+ Years - Part II

By Dr David Laing Dawson

In the spring of 1969 a new psychiatric facility was opened on the campus of the University of British Columbia, the first component of a full service teaching hospital. 596 more words