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On Equality

I sit with Shakespeare and he winces not.
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On Work

The pitcher cries for water to carry / and a person for work that is real.
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On Change

If you want to change the world, change the metaphor.
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Balance Like Birds

We are not in balance. Not in agreement as migrating birds are. Late and overtaken, we hurriedly try to catch the wind and fall into a random swamp.
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The Beginner's Mind

In the beginner's mind there are many possibilities, but in the expert's there are few.
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On Silence

Silence is not the absence of something but the presence of everything.
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What Birds Know

We must learn what the birds already know: Admitting you can’t do it alone, and leaning on those around you is not a weakness — it’s restoration.
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On Busyness

When did we forget that we are human beings, not human doings?
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On Dark Corners

It takes more courage to examine the dark corners of your own soul than it does for a soldier to fight on a battlefield.