Newsletter Video 2.30

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“Perhaps home is not a place but simply an irrevocable condition.”
―James Baldwin

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“Art is to console those who are broken by life.”
―Vincent van Gogh

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“The ache for home lives in all of us. The safe place where we can go as we are and not be questioned.”
―Maya Angelou

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“There’s no way for them to take away my sadness, but they can make sure I am not empty of all the other feelings.”
―David Levithan

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I will find comfort in the rhythm of the sea.”
―Charlotte Eriksson

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“Just try new things. Don’t be afraid. Step out of your comfort zones and soar.”
―Michelle Obama

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“The lust for comfort, that stealthy thing that enters the house a guest, and then becomes a host, and then a master.”
―Khalil Gibran

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“The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort and convenience, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy.”
―Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

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“I tore myself away from the safe comfort of certainties through my love for truth – and truth rewarded me.”
―Simone de Beauvoir

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“Hope, the best comfort of our imperfect condition.”
―Edward Gibbon

Photos by Picmonkey and Pixabay Photography Volunteers. Music by Chad Church, FreeMusicArchive.org.

Newsletter Video 2.28

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Photo by Pixabay.

“As we advance in life it becomes more and more difficult, but in fighting the difficulties the inmost strength of the heart is developed.” -Vincent Van Gogh

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Photo by Picmonkey.

“Only the weak are cruel. Gentleness can only be expected from the strong.” -Leo Buscaglia

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Image by Jonathan Sautter from Pixabay

“In the depth of winter, I finally learned that within me there lay an invincible summer.” -Albert Camus

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Image by Miss_Orphelia from Pixabay

“Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength, while loving someone deeply gives you courage.” -Lao Tzu

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Image by PublicDomainPictures from Pixabay.

“Worry does not empty tomorrow of its sorrow, it empties today of its strength.” -Corrie Ten Boom

Music “Arabesque No. 1” by Debussy

Newsletter Video 2.21

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“And when they spy on us let them discover us loving.”
— Alice Walker (Taking the Arrow Out of the Heart)

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“There may be times when we are powerless to prevent injustice, but there must never be a time when we fail to protest.”
-Elie Wiesel

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“I know the world is bruised and bleeding, and though it is important not to ignore its pain, it is also critical to refuse to succumb to its malevolence. Like failure, chaos contains information that can lead to knowledge – even wisdom. Like art.”
–Toni Morrison

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“I’ve had enough of someone else’s propaganda… I’m for truth, no matter who tells it. I’m for justice, no matter who it is for or against. I’m a human being first and foremost, and as such I’m for whoever and whatever benefits humanity as a whole.”
― Malcolm X, The Autobiography of Malcolm X

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“True peace is not merely the absence of tension: it is the presence of justice.” -Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Music Rebels With A Cause (Aries) (2020) RENAE 

 

 

 

Newsletter Video 2.9: Hope

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“Listen to the mustn’ts, child. Listen to the don’ts. Listen to the shouldn’ts, the impossibles, the won’ts. Listen to the never haves, then listen close to me… Anything can happen, child. Anything can be.”
― Shel Silverstein

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“The world is indeed full of peril, and in it there are many dark places; but still there is much that is fair, and though in all lands love is now mingled with grief, it grows perhaps the greater.”
― J.R.R. Tolkien, The Fellowship of the Ring

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“But I know, somehow, that only when it is dark enough can you see the stars.”
― Martin Luther King, Jr.

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“Life’s under no obligation to give us what we expect.”
― Margaret Mitchell

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“The very least you can do in your life is figure out what you hope for. And the most you can do is live inside that hope. Not admire it from a distance but live right in it, under its roof.”
― Barbara Kingsolver

Photos by Pixabay.
Music by BenSound.com.

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Newsletter Video 2.8: Sacred

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“The intuitive mind is a sacred gift and the rational mind is a faithful servant. We have created a society that honors the servant and has forgotten the gift.”

-Albert Einstein

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“Your sacred space is where you can find yourself again and again.”
-Joseph Campbell

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that which is sacred in this Land
is not to be found through a temple door
is not to purchased or bargained for
with silvers or a gemstone

“Aisling Naofa (Sacred Vision)” -Sara Michele O’Sullivan

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“As you walk upon the sacred earth, treat each step as a prayer.”
-Black Elk

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Through your love
existence and nonexistence merge.
All opposites unite.
All that is profane
becomes sacred again.
-Rumi

 

Photos by Picmonkey.
Music by BenSound.com.
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Newsletter Video 2.7: Angels (and Love)

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“You’re in the arms of the angel
May you find some comfort here.”
-Sarah McLachlan

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And I can see the pain in you
And I can see the love in you
But fighting all the demons will take time
It will take time
-John Robert Richards

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And when you cry,
I’ll be there baby
Telling you you’re never nothing
Less than beautiful
-Jewel

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“And with a broken wing
She still sings
She keeps an eye over the sky”
James House / Phil Barnhart / Sam Hogin

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“Angels have no philosophy but love.”
–Terri Guillemets

Photos by Picmonkey.
Music by Mark Bodino, FreeMusicArchive.org.

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Newsletter Video 2.6: Forgiveness

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(¸.•´ (¸.•` ¤ Forgiveness ¤

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Photo by Niki Flow.

“Forgiveness is the fragrance that the violet sheds on the heel that has crushed it.”
―Mark Twain

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Art by Niki Flow.

“Mistakes are always forgivable if one has the courage to admit them.”
-Bruce Lee

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Photo by Picmonkey.

“The weak can never forgive. Forgiveness is the attribute of the strong.”
―Mahatma Gandhi

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Photo by Picmonkey.

“The practice of forgiveness is our most important contribution to the healing of the world.” -Marianne Williamson

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Photo by Picmonkey.

“As we know, forgiveness of oneself is the hardest of all the forgivenesses.”
-Joan Baez

Music by BenSound.com.

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Newsletter Video 2.5: Empathy

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(¸.•´ (¸.•` ¤ Empathy ¤

 
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Photo by LoboStudioHamburg, Pixabay

“When you start to develop your powers of empathy and imagination, the whole world opens up to you.” – Susan Sarandon

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Photo by Picmonkey.

“Learning to stand in somebody else’s shoes, to see through their eyes, that’s how peace begins. And it’s up to you to make that happen. Empathy is a quality of character that can change the world.” – Barack Obama

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Photo by Picmonkey.

The purpose of human life is to serve, and to show compassion and the will to help others.” – Albert Schweitzer

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Photo by Picmonkey.

“No one cares how much you know, until they know how much you care.” –Theodore Roosevelt

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Photo by Picmonkey.

“Yet, taught by time, my heart has learned to glow for other’s good, and melt at other’s woe.” –Homer

Music “Happiness” by BenSound.com.

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