You have to simply start making your work, and go public with your work, then raise the stakes, and do it again.

Jessica Abel

Learning can only happen when a child is interested. If they are not interested, it's like throwing marshmallows at their head and calling it eating.

Katrina Gutleben

Homeostasis is the force that ensures life is regulated within a range that is not just compatible with survival but also conducive to flourishing, to a projection of life into the future of an organism or a species.

Antonio Damasio

We take almost all of the decisive steps in our lives as a result of slight inner adjustments of which we are barely conscious

W. G. Sebald

The pain I feel now is the happiness I had before. That's the deal.

C. S. Lewis

They are as children, playing with their toys in a house on fire

Gautama Buddha

[He] would rather spend his time struggling to eliminate nettles from the world than put on a pair of wellies and walk through them.

Andrew Greig