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Some Thoughts On Experience From Various Authors

“No matter how long you train someone to be brave, you never know if they are or not until something real happens.”

Veronica Roth

“People never learn anything by being told, they have to find out for themselves.” … 54 more words


Gardening is akin to writing

“Gardening is akin to writing stories. No experience could have taught me more about grief or flowers, about achieving survival by going, your fingers in the ground, the limit of physical exhaustion.” ― Eudora Welty


Quote: Imagination

Imagination is the one weapon in the war against reality.

Jules de Gaultier


Survival of the 'Fittest'?

I’ve recently finished reading ‘The Scientific Secrets of Doctor Who’, a book by Simon Guerrier and Dr. Marek Kukula (You’ll definitely hear me talk about Doctor Who a lot in the future. 677 more words

Charles Darwin

Rainy days and Wednesdays

All water has a perfect memory and is forever trying to get back to where it was.
~  Toni Morrison

Some Thoughts On Wisdom From Various Authors

“Wisdom comes with the ability to be still. Just look and just listen. No more is needed. Being still, looking, and listening activates the non-conceptual intelligence within you. 140 more words