Intelligence is the ability to adapt to change.
- Stephen Hawking
I must create a System, or be enslaved by another Man’s; I will not Reason or Compare: my business is to Create. — William Blake
It is an unfortunate fact that in the world of American politics, the principles one believes finish far behind effective political rhetoric.
Buddha is very clear on that aspect of the Noble Eightfold Path which is Right Speech.
In the much celebrated Star Wars Episode V: The Empire Strikes Back, Jedi Master Yoda tells Luke Skywalker, “You must unlearn what you have learned.”
When you love someone, you want to offer her something that can make her happy. According to this practice, the most precious thing you can offer your beloved is your presence. — Thich Nhat Hanh