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Serenity on a mountaintop

I spent one month researching killers whales atop a cliff.

One month probably doesn’t sound like much, just four or five weeks in the scheme of decades, yet that month gave me a taste for serenity and solitude I’ve hardly felt since. 161 more words

Life

QUOTE OF THE WEEK

“Scratch the surface of most cynics and you find a frustrated idealist — someone who made the mistake of converting his ideals into expectations.” -Peter M. Senge

Quotes

Word of the day #56

Idealist

I – de – al –ist

A person who cherishes or pursues high or noble principles.

Example: It was procrastination from an idealist.

Education

Just. Don't. Settle.

I was born in Ipswich, QLD in the Spring of ’96. I like to think it was a stormy night, thunder rolling in and lightning cracking like a whip. 542 more words

Posts

Opher offers speeches for a cut-price £4,900 a day. Cheap at half the price! Don't employ a lousy politician for more when you can get someone cheaper and better!

Why employ a burnt out politician for £5000 a day when you can get the services of an experienced, interesting, outspoken, maverick professional for a mere £4900? 95 more words

Zeitgeist

Chronicle of a Guilty Conscience

Guilt is probably one of the most important emotional state that defines me. One that I have started to take pride in, and consider to be a virtue. 402 more words

Philosophy

James Varda - Let My Place - Lyrics of profound affirmation of our place in the world.

This is a poem of great spirituality. We all have to find our place in the world. We choose to be selfish, greedy and nasty and live for ourselves or we choose to be creative, open, friendly and compassionate. 323 more words

Zeitgeist