Michael Ventura

The value of having an inner map of the world as it is (not as it's broadcast) is this: it allows you to know that your task is larger than yourself. If you choose, just by virtue of being a decent person, you are entrusted with passing on something of value through a dark, crazy time-preserving your integrity, in your way, by your acts and your very breathing for those who will build again when this chaos exhausts itself. /value/ Michael Ventura quotes

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Eugene Ryabyi Beauty has the name of a loved person; for a child, beauty is a mother, and for a man, beauty is a beloved woman. [10/12/2020 05:10:52] More


Eugene Ryabyi A child who has grown up without a mother is a person without half a heart. [10/10/2020 07:10:47] More


Ugo Foscolo The sacrifice of our homeland is consummated: all is lost; and life, even if granted, will remain for us only to mourn our misfortunes, and our infamy. [10/03/2020 12:10:07] More


Eugene Ryabyi Death is the Achilles heel of life. [10/19/2020 06:10:46] More


Michail Leontiev The Nobel Prize in Economics has become a comedy. You know, this is the Darwin Prize! [10/21/2020 02:10:46] More