Patience, According to Da Vinci

“Patience serves as a protection against wrongs as clothes do against cold. For if you put on more clothes as the cold increases, it will have no power to hurt you. So in like manner you must grow in patience when you meet with great wrongs, and they will then be powerless to vex your mind.” –Leonardo da Vinci (1452-1519) Artist, architect and engineer Continue reading Patience, According to Da Vinci

Judgement Day

On judgment day, there will be atheists who meet Love face-to-face and say, “That was you?  Please forgive me, I didn’t recognize you when I saw you.” On judgment day, there will be believers who meet Love for the first time and say, “who are you?  What do you want with me?” Knowing someone’s name, address and work isn’t the same as actually knowing the … Continue reading Judgement Day

I love quotes!

“I want you to fearlessly pursue your dreams and your destiny, conscious that you are not what you do, listening to your inner voice, refusing to let superficial things define you, asking yourself the hard questions about what you believe and what you will serve, fighting the fears in your own mind . . . ” Kelly Cutrone I love quotes.  Lately, I have been … Continue reading I love quotes!

Ain’t that the truth?

I was reading an excellent column by Clarence Page today about Robert F. Kennedy’s speech in Indianapolis on the day that Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. was murdered. In his speech RFK quotes the ancient Greek dramatist Aeschylus: He who learns must suffer, and, even in our sleep, pain that cannot forget falls drop by drop upon the heart, and in our own despair, against … Continue reading Ain’t that the truth?