Ideas

Sogyal Rinpoche quote – Never left in silence

"We believe in a personal, unique, and separate identity — but if we dare to examine it, we find that this identity depends entirely on an endless collection of things to prop it up: our name, our “biography,” our partners, ...
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William Faulkner Quote – The Past Is Never Dead

"The past is never dead. It isn't even past." - William Faulkner ...
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D.H. Lawrence quote – Money

"It cuts us off from life, from vitality, from the alive sun and the alive earth, as nothing can. Nothing, not even the most fanatical dogmas of an ironbound religion, can insulate us from the inrush of life and inspiration ...
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Margaret Atwood Quote – Pain Marks You

"But who can remember pain, once its over? All that remains of it is a shadow, not in the mind even, in the flesh. Pain marks you, but too deep to see." - Margaret Atwood ...
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Source unknown – the real measure of your wealth

"The real measure of your wealth is how much you’d be worth if you lost all your money." - Source unknown ...
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Edith Konecky Quote – I Never Forget A Thing

"I have a terrible memory; I never forget a thing." - Edith Konecky ...
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Mavis Gallant quote – now that he was rich

"Now that he was rich he was not thought ignorant anymore, but simply eccentric."   - Mavis Gallant ...
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François de La Rochefoucauld Quote – Memory

"Why is our memory good enough to recall to the last detail things that have happened to us, yet not good enough to recall how often we have told them to the same person?" - François de La Rochefoucauld ...
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Paula Ross quote – Pay the price

"Privilege, almost by definition, requires that someone pay the price for its enjoyment." - Paula Ross ...
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Doug Larson Quote – Clear Conscience

"A lot of people mistake a short memory for a clear conscience." - Doug Larson ...
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