* * Humanity is not without answers or solutions regarding how to liberate itself from scenarios that end in mass extinction. Tools such as compassion, trust, empathy, love, and animal rights are already in our possession. The next sensible step would be to use them. ------------------ [The Sixth Extinction - An Unnatural History
I was pressed up against the wall, heart pounding. Why did they always have to make fun of me? I was just like them, well, maybe not exactly. A strange buzzing noise started vibrating and, with a shock, I realized it was coming from me. I pressed my hand shakily to my heart. That's where the vibrations were coming from! "What's happening..." I mumbled. Whatever it was, it couldn't be normal.
“If you love a flower, don’t pick it up. Because if you pick it up it dies and it ceases to be what you love. So if you love a flower, let it be. Love is not about possession. Love is about appreciation.” ~#Osho #holisticheights #healthyisalifestyle www.holisticheights.com
Mille Fleurs, Guernsey. Guernsey, officially the Bailiwick of Guernsey (French: Bailliage de Guernesey), is a British Crown dependency in the English Channel off the coast of Normandy. The Bailiwick is not part of the United Kingdom but rather a possession of the British Crown. The Bailiwick of Guernsey and Bailiwick of Jersey form the geographical grouping known as the Channel Islands.
The capacity to be alone is the capacity to love. It may look paradoxical to you, but it's not. It is an existential truth: only those people who are capable of being alone are capable of love, of sharing, of going into the deepest core of another person--without possessing the other, without becoming dependent on the other, without reducing the other to a thing, and without becoming addicted to the other. They allow the other absolute freedom, because they know that if the other leaves…