Your Senses

An evolving collection of life-affirming quotes to fuel your creative states and awaken your sense of possibility.

"To see the earth as it truly is. Small and blue and beautiful in that eternal silence where it floats. Is to see ourselves as riders on the earth together. Brothers on that bright loveliness in the eternal cold."

~ Archibald McGee

human community, society

“We need joy as we need air. We need love as we need water. We need each other as we need the earth we share.”

~ Maya Angelou

joyous culture, society

"Beauty is that in the presence of which we feel more alive."

~ John O'Donohue

wondrous culture, society

"Life on Earth is about co-existence - among people, non-human animals, ecosystems, and the environment. Co-existence is beautiful and generative, chaotic and challenging. The fact is, we're in it together."

~ Olafur Eliasson

thoughtful economy, environment

"If we merge mercy with might, and might with right ... we will raise this wounded world into a wondrous one."

~ Amanda Gorman

wondrous economy, politics

"As they become known to and accepted by us, our feelings and the honest exploration of them become sanctuaries and spawning grounds for the most radical and daring ideas."

~ Audre Lorde

daring spirituality, wellness

"Biophilia is the passionate love of life and all that is alive...whether in a person, a plant, an idea, or a social group."

~ Erich Fromm

joyous environment, wellness

"We are living in times that came about from dreams of people before us. The world to come has everything to do with the dreams we are dreaming now."

~ Manoj Fenelon

thoughtful culture, education

"All things change according to the state we are in. Nothing is fixed."

~ Robert Henri

thoughtful spirituality, wellness

"The 20th century was all about big changes in the outer world; the 21st century is about big changes in our inner worlds."

~ Douglas Coupland

daring spirituality, wellness

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