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"There is at least a billion people in this w...

"There is at least a billion people in this world, who'll consider their prayers answered if they could switch places with you " - Sam Harris
📅︎ Dec 16
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"If all your prayers were answere...

"If all your prayers were answered would it change the world, or just yours?" - I don't know who said it.
📅︎ Jan 07
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“I would rather have questions that...

“I would rather have questions that can’t be answered than answers that can’t be questioned.” - Richard Feynman
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"Awareness shows us the questions, the problems we might be able to solve and the questions tha...

"Awareness shows us the questions, the problems we might be able to solve and the questions that can’t be answered at all, and awareness makes the hand-holds and toe-holds appear as we traverse the cliff of our lives." —Interview with Jane Hirshfield by Mark Matousek, “Felt in Its Fullness”
📅︎ Feb 14
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I saw grief drinking a cup of sorrow and called out, 'It tastes sweet...

I saw grief drinking a cup of sorrow and called out, 'It tastes sweet, does it not?' 'You've caught me,' grief answered, 'and you've ruined my business. How can I sell sorrow, when you know it's a blessing?’ —Rumi
📅︎ Feb 01
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“I would rather have questions that...

“I would rather have questions that can't be answered than answers that can't be questioned.” ― Richard Feynman
📅︎ Sep 05
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“One day Alice came to a fork in the road and saw a Cheshire cat in a tree. ‘Which road...

“One day Alice came to a fork in the road and saw a Cheshire cat in a tree. ‘Which road do I take?’ she asked. ‘Where do you want to go?’ was his response. ‘I don’t know,’ Alice answered. ‘Then,’ said the cat, ‘it doesn’t matter.” ― Lewis Carroll, Alice in Wonderland
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"Yes," answered Father Brown, "I believe in miracles. I believe i...

"Yes," answered Father Brown, "I believe in miracles. I believe in man-eating tigers, but I don't see them running about everywhere. If I want any miracles, I know where to get them." - G. K. Chesterton
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“Good philosophy must exist, i...

“Good philosophy must exist, if for no other reason, because bad philosophy needs to be answered.”
📅︎ Jun 06
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