|A Cottage by the Sea||
One can never be alone enough…there can never be enough silence around one…even night is not night enough.
What we regard as truth, therefore, is inescapably bound up with a world that we construct for ourselves.
It is a major mental and heart conversion to move from a scarcity model to an abundance model and to live with an attitude of gratitude.
It is also unwise to think of solitude as necessarily focused on the self, because on of the celebrated virtues of solitude has been its propitiousness for transcendence of the self.
The truly wise person kneels at the feet of all creatures and is not afraid to endure the mockery of others.
Mechthild of Magdenburg
The imagination has been the cause of our major achievements in science and technology as well as in art and religion.