On Improvisation PDF Print E-mail

The experience of surprise is a sign of one’s readiness to grow. Amazement and wonder signify that one’s concepts of self and of the world and of other people are ready to be re-formed. When we can be dumbfounded at which comes out of us or what others are capable of disclosing, we are growing persons.--Sidney Jourard

On Creativity PDF Print E-mail

By holding your breath you

lose life, by letting go you

gain life.--Alan Watts

On Feelings PDF Print E-mail
We all leave childhood with wounds.  In time we can transform our liabilities into gifts.  The injuries we have suffered invite us to assume the most human of all vocations – to heal ourselves and others.--Sam Keen
On Play PDF Print E-mail

We don’t stop playing because we grow old,

 we grow old because we stop playing.--Satchel Paige

On Play PDF Print E-mail

Warning: Laughter may be

hazardous to your illness.

            -- Nurses for Laughter

On Play PDF Print E-mail

Humor is a sort of permissible rebellion against things as they are. --Howard Nemerov


On Surprise PDF Print E-mail

Genuine travelers travel not

to overcome distance but to

discover distance.--J.P. Carse

On Play PDF Print E-mail

He who laughs, lasts.--Mary T. Poole

On Growth PDF Print E-mail
The recurrent moments of crisis and decision when understood, are growth junctures, points of initiation which mark a release from one state of being and a growth into the next.--Jill Purce           
On Feelings PDF Print E-mail
Logic and reason sit on the mental board of directors, but emotions cast the deciding vote.--David Searles
On Feelings PDF Print E-mail

Because feelings form the underlying structural matrix of thought, they are the key to remembering, to recognizing patterns, and to generating new ideas.--William Gray

On Play PDF Print E-mail

I thought you could thrash, beat, and pummel an idea into existence. Under such treatment, of course, any decent idea folds up its paws, fixes its eyes on eternity, and dies.--Ray Bradbury


On Being PDF Print E-mail

Wisdom is the courage to live in the moving resonance of the present.--Sam Keen

On Life PDF Print E-mail

Life is a temporary gift;

live it with passion.

                        -- Anonymous