People see his pleasure-ground; him no one sees at all.
Upanishad, Brihadaranyaka quotes
- "We were the only westerners in our… "We were the only westerners in our neighbourhood, ... Our goal was to cover the realities of the occupation on the ground and we had not got the same security concerns as, say, CNN. Maybe at some levels they don't trust Iraqis with their security. There's a part in the book where I'm trying to take CNN to a refugee camp, and they wouldn't go.…
- THINGS WE LEARN: From Rant and Rave "...the best training comes from the most honest and ruthless people on planet Earth. They won't pamper you and provide pillows to make you comfy. What they'll do is push you to the edge until you learn how to hold on and stand your ground. They'll force you to squeeze out every (goddamn) juice of intellect from your brain. In the process, you learn patience,…
- Barbara Tuchman – Humanity "Humanity may have common ground, BUT needs and aspirations vary according to circumstances...... They have the same final objective to improve well-being and freedom of individuals, based on the inherent dignity and equality of all people." ~Barbara Tuchman, Historian
- "The optimist already sees the scar over the… "The optimist already sees the scar over the wound; the pessimist still sees the wound underneath the scar" - Ernst Schroder