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#history

“History will be kind to me, for I intend to write it.” (W. Churchill)

#haiti2011

Großartiger Artikel über Haiti, ein Jahr nach dem Erdbeben…

http://savageminds.org/2011/01/13/something-to-laugh-about-a-few-thoughts-on-humor-in-post-earthquake-haiti/

#quote08

Brecht wurde am Ende seines Lebens gefragt: Was hat das alles denn genützt? All die Theaterstücke, die Schriften, dieses Ringen im Exil? Brecht dachte nach, und schließlich sagte er: Ohne uns hätten sie es leichter gehabt.

#quote07

Human subtlety will never devise an invention more beautiful, more simple or more direct than does nature because in her inventions nothing is lacking, and nothing is superfluous.
Leonardo da Vinci

#quote06

Das Recht auf ein gescheitertes Leben ist unantastbar

#failing

Fail better, for sure, but also fail early, fail often and above all else, fail upward

#quote5

“Do all the good you can, by all the means you can, in all the ways you can, to all the people you can, as long as ever you can.” – J Wesley

We have to fight to remember that “other people exist” (Don Miller quote), that we are surrounded by other people and that each of these other people is living a story and every single story has questions and pain of it’s own. If we only ever think about ourselves and our drama, we will miss the priceless privilege of stepping into the stories around us.

Don't tell me the sky is the limit when there are footprints on the moon

Jump and touch the sky