Terrible to love the lovely so,
Antoine de Saint-Exupery
“The difference between what the most and the least learned people know
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A L O H A! Cloudia
A palace and a prison on each hand.”
“This was Venice, the flattering and suspect beauty - this city, half fairy tale and half tourist trap, in whose insalubrious air the arts once rankly and voluptuously blossomed, where composers have been inspired to lulling tones of somniferous eroticism."
Venice was built in a lagoon,
"Assure a man that he has a soul and then frighten him with old wives' tales as to what is to become of him afterward, and you have hooked a fish, a mental slave."
"Every man is a quotation from all his ancestors"
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Modern physics and western medicine
have discovered the mind/body connection.
Some even call it
As the mind believes
the body percieves
According to Huna,
the ancient beliefs of the Hawaiians,
the world is what you think it is:
Filled with God's glory,
or empty nihilism;
You decide - You experience.
We are at the gates
"The shepherd drives the wolf from the sheep's throat, for which the sheep thanks the shepherd as his liberator, while the wolf denounces him for the same act, as the destroyer of liberty. Plainly the sheep and the wolf are not agreed upon a definition of the word liberty; and precisely the same difference prevails today among human creatures."
"Not everything that counts can be counted, and not everything that can be counted counts."
"There's only one corner of the universe you can be certain of improving, and that's your own self."
Alexander Graham Bell
A L O H A ! “It is an absolute human certainty that no one can know his own beauty or perceive a sense of his own worth unt...