Tag Archives: Humanity

In Search of Awe

Only those touched by awe can appreciate just how small they are, how little the petty squabbles and annoyances that so consume the majority of humanity actually matter. If you have risked death knowingly, or seen the unbridled fury of … Continue reading

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Quote of the Day

“I can’t tell if a straw ever saved a drowning man, but I know that a mere glance is enough to make despair pause. For in truth we who are creatures of impulse are not creatures of despair.” Joseph Conrad.

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Quote of the Day

“No man is an island, entire of itself; every man is a piece of the continent, a part of the main. If a clod be washed away by the sea, Europe is the less, as well as if promontory were, … Continue reading

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