Rollo May (April 21, 1909 - October 22, 1994)
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It is an old and ironic habit of human beings to run faster when we have lost our way
Imagination is the outreaching of mind . . . . the bombardment of the conscious mind with ideas, impulses, images and every sort of psychic phenomena welling up from the preconscious. It is the capacity to "dream dreams and see visions . . . ."
Joy, rather than happiness, is the goal of life, for joy is the emotion which accompanies our fulfilling our natures as human beings. It is based on the experience of one's identity as a being of worth and dignity.
Hate is not the opposite of love; apathy is.
Creativity arises out of the tension between spontaneity and limitations, the latter (like the river banks) forcing the spontaneity into the various forms which are essential to the work of art or poem.
It's so wonderful... if your whole day is rotten, once they start the music, it seems to melt away.
(August 28, 1925 - September 27, 2003)
One expected growth, change; without it, the world was less, the well of inspiration dried up, the muses fled.
Charles de Lint
(December 22, 1951 - )
Poor George [Bush], he can't help it. He was born with a silver foot in his mouth.