Joy Gives Us Wings

Joy gives us wings! In times of joy our strength is more vital, our intellect keener, and our understanding less clouded. We seem better able to cope with the world and to find our sphere of usefulness. (1) _______________________________________________________________________ (1) Paris Talks, ‘Abdu’l-Baháp.184 Related articles http://granbee.wordpress.com/2011/11/24/eighth-week-wednesday-tiny-quiet-moments-hook-together-for-long-chains-of-peace/ Ode To Joy (paramitapath.wordpress.com) Joy…

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Justice

What is justice? It’s a hard concept to pin down and even harder to put into effect. But most definitely worth pursuing. When we live without justice we also live without – Peace Hope Happiness Well-being Progress There really isn’t an easy formula for justice, even within our legal systems.…

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True

What does it mean to be true? Definitions of ‘true’ include – In accordance with fact or reality. Accurate or exact.(1) So, does that mean being ‘true’ is simply a frills-free declaration of every whimsical thought that flits through my head? ‘That makes her look fat’, ‘What a dumb thing…

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Not Splitting Hairs

It’s not splitting hairs to say that actions speak louder than words. Or that talk is cheap, Or even free. The only currency that you can really bank on Is action. _____________________________________________________________________________________________ Photograph – Rockport’s Barbershop 02/1973 – Photographer: Parks, Deborah Persistent URL: http://arcweb.archives.gov/arc/action/ExternalIdSearch?id=548244 Repository: Still Picture Records Section, Special Media Archives Services Division…

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