“The less promise and potency in the self, the more imperative is the need for pride. The core of pride is self-rejection.”
Collision and convergence in Truth and Beauty at the intersection of science and spirituality.
“I think of good love as something that roots, not rots, over time, and of the hyphae that are weaving through the ground below me, reaching out through the soil in search of mergings.”
“Playing music is the brain’s equivalent of a full-body workout.”
«Playing music is the brain’s equivalent of a full-body workout… Playing an instrument engages practically every area of the brain at once — especially the visual, auditory, and motor cortices.»
“A caterpillar sees itself shrivel up, but doesn’t see the butterfly which flies out of it.”
«Tolstoy writes in his: I’m beginning to get used to regarding death and dying not as the end of my task, but as the task itself.»