Quote of the Week

December 5, 2013change, connections, love, quote of the week

“No one is born hating another person because of the color of his skin, or his background, or his religion.  People must learn to hate, and if they can learn to hate, they can be taught to love, for love comes more naturally to the human heart than its opposite.”  Nelson Mandela,  Long Walk to … Read More

Quote of the Week

October 10, 2013connections, intimacy, kindness, love, quote of the week

“When you begin to touch your heart, or let your heart be touched, you begin to discover that it’s bottomless, that it doesn’t have any resolution, that this heart is huge, vast, and limitless.  You begin to discover how much warmth and gentleness is there, as well as how much space.”     Pema Chodron

Quote of the Week

September 26, 2013connections, kindness, love, quote of the week

“I have never met a person whose greatest need was anything other than real, unconditional love. You can find it in a simple act of kindness toward someone who needs help.  There is no mistaking love…it is the common fiber of life, the flame that heats our soul, energizes our spirit, and supplies passion to … Read More

Quote of the Week

September 12, 2013choices, empowerment, happiness, kindness, love, quote of the week

“Everything is material for the seed of happiness, if you look into it with inquisitiveness and curiosity.  The future is completely open, and we are writing it moment to moment.  There always is the potential to create an environment of blame — or one that is conducive to loving-kindness.”   Pema Chodron