“One of the saddest lessons of history is this… We’re no longer interested in finding out the truth. The bamboozle has captured us. It’s simply too painful to acknowledge, even to ourselves, that we’ve been taken.“

Originally posted on Art of Quotation:
“One of the saddest lessons of history is this: If we’ve been bamboozled long enough, we tend to reject any evidence of the bamboozle. We’re no longer interested in finding out the truth. The bamboozle has captured us. It’s simply too painful to acknowledge, even to ourselves, that we’ve…

Just a thought…

Here is a thought: I have been reading the National Geographic magazine on racism and difference, particularly in the Unitted State of America, but also here in Africa, amongst other places. It kept on about labling people, and in the aftermath of Apartheid, we here in South Africa are all to keen to lable people…

Words; towards a new age.

The New year has come, and hopefully it will be a better year for us all, and for the world at large. It seems that an ever larger number of animals and plants, are moving towards extinction, but people are now aware of these plights, so maybe this will be the year during which some…

What if…

Originally posted on Rethinking Life:
What if…we are more than we seem to be? What if…when we kill other living beings, we are killing ourselves? What if…other living beings are here to help us but our gigantic ego riddled brains, won’t allow us to see that? What if…we admit that nothing is as it seems?…

sensei

Originally posted on Gretchen Del Rio's Art Blog:
watercolor 10/2018 O’ Great Spirit help me always to speak the truth quietly, to listen with an open mind when others speak and to remember the peace that may be found in silence. ………Cherokee Prayer ? I love coyotes. Perhaps it is their inquisitiveness most of all that…