The timeless meditation by Br. David about ‘A Good Day’, set to Gary Malkin’s soulful music, is re-imagined by filmmaker Louie Schwartzberg (video).
A quote by David W. Orr from his book, Ecological Literacy: Educating Our Children for a Sustainable World.
An excerpt from a mother’s letter to her two young daughters. Published in The Australian Women’s Weekly, April 2019 issue.
A 116-year-old Japanese woman, Kane Tanaka, has received the Guinness World Record for the oldest living person.
Young activist Greta Thunberg speaks at the UN COP24 climate talks in Poland, December 2018 (video): “…we have to speak clearly, no matter how uncomfortable that may be.”
A quote by Leo Tolstoy (Lev Nikolayevitch Tolstoy, 1828-1910), Russian writer, philosopher and social activist.
A quote by James Grover Thurber (1894 – 1961), American cartoonist, author, humorist, journalist, playwright, and celebrated wit.
A quote by Gertrude Stein (1874 – 1946), famous American avant-garde novelist, poet, playwright and art collector.
A quote by Ram Dass (aka Richard Alpert), American spiritual teacher, former academic and clinical psychologist, and the author of the famous 1971 book, ‘Be Here Now’.
Quote by Dwight David “Ike” Eisenhower (1890 – 1969), American Army general and statesman who served as the 34th President of the United States from 1953 to 1961.
Plato (428 – 348 BCE), ancient Greek philosopher, student of Socrates, teacher of Aristotle; best known as the author of philosophical works of unparalleled influence.
A quote by John Adams (1735 – 1826), a Founding Father – a leader of the movement for American independence from Great Britain.
An excerpt from a recently uncovered 11-page essay by Sir Winston Churchill about the search for alien life.
12 year old Campbell spends his time making hundreds of teddy bears for sick children in Tasmania (video).
St. Francis composed The Canticle of the Creatures during the spring of 1225, when he was sick at San Damiano.