Category Archives: letting go

Laughter

“What soap is to the body, laughter is to the soul.”  ~Yiddish Proverb Laughter is an audible expression or appearance of happiness, or an inward feeling of joy (laughing on the inside). It may ensue from jokes, tickling, and other stimuli. Inhaling nitrous oxide can also induce laughter; other drugs, such as alcohol or marijuana, can also induce episodes of strong …

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The Universality of Language

“A different language is a different vision of life.” – Federico Fellini Federico Fellini was an Italian film director. Known for a distinct style that blends fantasy and baroque images, he is considered one of the most influential and widely revered filmmakers of the 20th century. Whether films or vocabulary, Fellini understood that language provides …

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Reinvention

“The reinvention of daily life means marching off the edge of our maps.” – Bob Black Bob Black is an American anarchist and lawyer. He is the author of The Abolition of Work and Other Essays, Beneath the Underground, Friendly Fire, Anarchy After Leftism, and numerous political essays. How often have things happened in our …

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Sleep

“And if tonight my soul may find her peace in sleep, and sink in good oblivion, and in the morning wake like a new-opened flower then I have been dipped again in God, and new-created.” – D.H. Lawrence David Herbert Richards Lawrence was an English author, poet, playwright, essayist and literary critic. His collected works …

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Not Knowing

“Teach thy tongue to say “I do not know” and thou shalt progress.” – Maimonides Maimonides was a preeminent medieval Jewish philosopher, one of the greatest Torah scholars of the Middle Ages. He is also known by the names Moses Maimonides, Rabbi Moshe ben Maimon or the acronym the Rambam. He worked as a rabbi, …

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