Tuesday, January 28, 2020

“We carry within us the wonders we seek outside us.” - Sir Thomas Browne

“Me Too, 365,” by Arnold Kunst
28 January

“How could you not love Norman Mailer? He was a total chauvinist, but also so vulnerable.” – Gloria Steinem

“We build Heaven on the edge of a volcano.” - Jonathan Hanaghan

From “The Human Condition: A User’s Manual,” by Arnold Kunst
28 January

Sometimes it takes courage to shed tears that teeter right there, on the brink. The reward is a quantum leap that morphs “looking at” into “SEEING.”

“Crime and punishment grow out of the one stem. Punishment is a fruit that, unsuspected, ripens with the flower of the pleasure that concealed it.” - Ralph Waldo Emerson

From “Lincoln 365,” by Arnold Kunst
January 28
“Allow the president to invade a neighboring nation whenever he shall deem it necessary to repel an invasion and you allow him to do so whenever he may choose to say he deems it necessary for such a purpose - and you allow him to make war at pleasure.” - Congressman Abraham Lincoln 

Monday, January 27, 2020

“The bitterest tears shed over graves are for words left unsaid and deeds left undone.” - Harriet Beecher Stowe

“Me Too, 365,” by Arnold Kunst
27 January

“Don’t use propaganda with your children. Live creatively. Your children are not fools. They will not mind your mistakes. They will get the message.” – Jonathan Hanaghan

“You just can’t recognize people enough because they – we - are all starved for recognition. All real winners are generous that way.” - Arnold Kunst

“Me Too, 365,” by Arnold Kunst
26 January

“If we have no peace, it is because we have forgotten that we belong to each other.” - Mother Teresa

“Compassion is the keen awareness of the interdependence of all things.” – Thomas Merton

From “The Human Condition: A User’s Manual,” by Arnold Kunst
27 January
When I close my eyes I can feel the blood surging and the muscles tingling. I know all the considerable abilities - from will power through imagination to adrenaline – are bending inexorably toward achievement, are meshing happily together, like the music of the spheres, to get the job done, the miracles worked, the dreams realized.