MORE THAN NIGHT I am searching For something More than night More than The dark The evening Under stars Under the moonlight Another life Or perhaps I just need Another drink Whiskey On the side ~ R.M. Engelhardt/19
SOME DAYS Some days I question human behavior I question what we are doing here I question where I came from where mankind came from after I watch the news on tv after listening to people talking on there cell phones screaming at other human beings on the bus. But somehow I never give up. … Continue reading Some Days
An Observation by George Carlin
The paradox of our time in history is that we have taller buildings but shorter tempers, wider Freeways, but narrower viewpoints. We spend more, but have less, we buy more, but enjoy less. We have bigger houses and smaller families, more conveniences, but less time. We have more degrees but less sense, more knowledge, but … Continue reading An Observation by George Carlin
There are only two mistakes one can make along the road to truth; not going all the way, and not starting. ~ Buddha
Venator sequitur fugientia; capta relinquit; Semper et inventis ulteriora petit.
The hunter follows things which flee from him; he leaves them when they are taken; and ever seeks for that which is beyond what he has found. ~ Ovid~ Amorum (16 BC), Book II. 9. 9.
Altruism and the New Enlightenment : An interview with E.O. Wilson
I think we are ready to create a more human-centered belief system. I realize I sound like an advocate for science and technology, and maybe I am because we are now in a techno-scientific age. I see no way out of the problems that organized religion and tribalism create other than humans just becoming more … Continue reading Altruism and the New Enlightenment : An interview with E.O. Wilson
Alis volat propriis
"Alis volat propriis" ~ Latin for "she flies with her own wings." For the smart, strong, independent woman who, by virtue of her hard work and determination, has made a place for herself in this world.
“He who lets himself be whored by fashion will be whored by time.” ~ Thomas Wolfe, You Can’t Go Home Again
L I F E
“Life moves on, whether we act as cowards or heroes. Life has no other discipline to impose, if we would but realize it, than to accept life unquestioningly. Everything we shut our eyes to, everything we run away from, everything we deny, denigrate or despise, serves to defeat us in the end. What seems nasty, … Continue reading L I F E