Brian Swimme

Brian Swimme

Our ancestry streches back through the life forms and into the stars, back into the beginnings of the primeval fireball. This universe is a single multiform energetic unfolding of matter, mind, intelligence and life.More Brian Swimme quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Each being in the universe yearns for the free energy necessary for survival and development. Each existence resists extinction. The consequent history of violence in the universe is as inevitable as the gravitational pull between the Earth and the Sun.More Brian Swimme quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
A tree is a self: it is 'unseen shaping' more than it is leaves or bark, roots or cellulose or fruit ... What this means is that we must address trees as we must address all things, confronting them in the awareness that we are in the presence of numinous mystery.More Brian Swimme quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The new cosmic story emerging into human awareness overwhelms all previous conceptions of the universe for the simple reason that it draws them all into its comprehensive fullness. Who can learn what this means and remain calm?More Brian Swimme quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The proper condition of the human is not bovine placidity... the highest degree of tension that can be creatively borne.More Brian Swimme quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

Quotes of the month

Rudolph Giuliani My father gave me the best advice: if you are in danger and everyone around you is in a panic, screaming from fear, make yourself calm down. Just make it. Tell yourself: "I am calm, I am not afraid of anything." [07/12/2020 09:07:23] More


Dmitriy Raevsky Mountains are the only way to test your masculinity [06/29/2020 01:06:21] More


Valeriy Brumel The strength of the body, like the strength of the spirit, accumulates bit by bit, over the years. [06/17/2020 06:06:18] More


Novak Djokovic A ship does not sink when it is in the water. He drowns when water is in it. It is not so important what is happening around us. What matters is what's going on inside us. [06/29/2020 08:06:29] More


Rached Ghannouchi There is no one in al-Nahda that is violence is a means of change or to keep power. Everyone in al-Nahda believes that democracy is the only way to reach power and to stay in power. [07/12/2020 07:07:08] More