liveonearth (liveonearth) wrote,

QotD: Not the Same River

No man ever steps in the same river twice,
for it is not the same river,
and he is not the same man.

Tags: belief, identity, meditation, paradigm shift, personality, philosophy, quotes, river, transformation

Posts from This Journal “transformation” Tag

  • QotD: Tradition

    Tradition is tending the flame, not worshipping the ashes. --Composer Gustav Mahler

  • QotD: Your Path

    Your confusion is not pathology, it is path. It has something to show you that clarity could never reveal. The nature of chaos is wisdom, but you…

  • Poem OTD: Tiny Frightening Requests

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  • QotD: The Strongest Bias

    The strongest bias in American politics is not a liberal bias or a conservative bias; it is a confirmation bias, or the urge to believe only things…

  • Poem: You Move

    Willing to die, You give up Your will, keep still Until, moved By what moves All else, move. --Wendell Berry

  • QotD: Loss, Change, and Transformation

    There is a great deal of difference between loss, change, and transformation. A loss is a step backward; a change is an opportunity;…

  • QotD: Change

    “The only way to make sense out of change is to plunge into it, move with it, and join the dance." ~Alan Watts

  • QotD: A Suspension of Life

    There’s a big difference between riding a coal train through Kansas and Nebraska and trying to write. Writing is a suspension of life. I…

  • QotD: Change into something Rich and Strange

    Full fathom five thy father lies; Of his bones are coral made; Those are pearls that were his eyes; Nothing of him that does fade, But doth suffer a…

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