Posts Tagged ‘PEACE’

. _______________________________________________________________________ . The real struggle of the 21st century will not be between civilizations, nor between religions. It will be between violence and non violence. It will be between barbarity and civilization in the truest sense of the word.” Daisaku Ikeda ● Quote by Buddhist Philosopher Daisaku Ikeda _______________________________________________________________________ Photo: Table Mountain, Cape Town […]


I am a kind word uttered and repeated By the voice of Nature; I am a star fallen from the Blue tent upon the green carpet. I am the daughter of the elements With whom Winter conceived; To whom Spring gave birth; I was Reared in the lap of Summer and I Slept in the […]


. Failure is an instrumental part of every success. Whether our life has been a triumph or tragedy can only be judged at its very end. ● Quote by Buddhist Philosopher Daisaku Ikeda LINK – Daily Quotes LINK – Success Photo by Ann J P click on image to see her magnificent work [15.12.12] .


Your brain will pay attention to what you are thinking and saying to yourself and others and make sure that’s what you get! Rather than focusing on how terrible things are try focusing on what is wonderful in your life! What you are greatful for. What have we got to be grateful about? Our health, […]


It is the function of evil to divide, to alienate people from each other and divide one country from another. The universe, this world and our own lives, are the stage for a ceaseless struggle between hatred and compassion, the destructive and constructive aspects of life. In the end, the evil over which we must […]


The place where you are now is vital. Never avoid what you must face. Challenge your circumstances and steadily persevere. The path toward victory opens from where you stand. ● Quote by Buddhist Philosopher Daisaku Ikeda LINK – Daily Quotes Photo by Ann J P click on image to see her work [17.11.11] .


“Jill Bolte Taylor got a research opportunity few brain scientists would wish for: She had a massive stroke, and watched as her brain functions — motion, speech, self-awareness — shut down one by one. An astonishing story.” TED TED Talk – My stroke of insight Filmed Feb 2008 [15,245,401 views to date May 2014] Taylor’s […]


John Bauer, Cape Town based ceramasist Click here to see Photographs of Bauer’s work & Links >>


The institutions of human society treat us as parts of a machine. They assign us ranks and place considerable pressure upon us to fulfill defined roles. We need something to help us restore our lost and distorted humanity. Each of us has feelings that have been suppressed and have built up inside. There is a […]


1. Courage is not the absence of fear – it’s inspiring others to move beyond it 2. Lead from the front – but don’t leave your base behind 3. Lead from the back – and let others believe they are in front 4. Know your enemy – and learn about their favourite sport 5. Keep […]