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The sixties (roughly 1962 -1973) was, in part, a rebellion of sons (Ian MacDonald)

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From long habit I woke early...

From long habit I woke early, and decided to make my way down the woodland path to Taw pool, as I had done each early morning when I had stayed here in the autumn. It was a chilly misty morning, but the air smelled sharp and fresh, and the rising sun, hidden from sight, was slowly melting the shadows. My low spirits of the previous day were gone. I felt that a new life was about to begin.

(William Nicolson in The Trial of True Love)

We're so engaged in doing things to achieve purposes of outer value that we forget the inner value, the rapture that is associated with being alive, is what it is all about (Joseph Campbell)

What would you do...

In Groundhog Day, Phil Connors asks his bowling buddy, “What would you do if you were stuck in one place and every day was exactly the same, and nothing that you did mattered?” And his buddy, who’s a little drunk, looks at him and says, “That about sums it up for me.”

Keep your face to the sunshine and you cannot see a shadow (Helen Keller)

Tell me and I forget. Teach me and I remember. Involve me and I learn (Benjamin Franklin)

Competence involves the humanity required to connect with other people, in real time (Seth Godin)