When we walk like (we are rushing), we print anxiety and sorrow on the earth.
We have to walk in a way that we only print peace and serenity on the earth…
Be aware of the contact between your feet and the earth.
Walk as if you are kissing the earth with your feet.
An old Somali proverb:
Me and my clan against the world;
Me and my family against my clan;
Me and my brother against my family;
Me against my brother.
Source: The Economist
P.S.: It’s not just the Somalis
Teach when you are filled with wonder, before you become a boring expert.
— Mark Pilgrim (via Matt Mullenweg)
“We’ve known for a long time that it was no longer possible to overturn this world, nor reshape it, nor head off its dangerous headlong rush,” says Ramon, another character. “There’s been only one possible resistance: to not take it seriously.”
The heart has its reasons, which reason knows nothing of…
“I will personally continue to advocate for equality for all people until my toes point up.”
– Tim Cook
Love that phrase, ‘until my toes point up’.
Such a sweet (to me) way of writing about death :D