“Our desires are not too strong, but too weak. We are half-hearted creatures, like an ignorant child who wants to go on making mud pies in the slum because he cannot imagine what is meant by the offer of a holiday at the sea. We are far too easily pleased.” C. S. Lewis, The Chronicles […]
That is no country for old men. The young In one another’s arms, birds in the trees Those dying generations – at their song, The salmon-falls, the mackerel-crowded seas, Fish, flesh, or fowl, commend all summer long Whatever is begotten, born, and dies. Caught in that sensual music all neglect Monuments of unaging intellect. ~ […]
“You give little when you give of your possessions. It is when you give of yourself that you truly give. For what are your possessions but things you keep and guard for fear you may need them tomorrow? And tomorrow, what shall tomorrow bring to the overprudent dog burying bones in the trackless sand as […]
tr. Gudo Wafu Nishijima, from “Understanding the Shobogenzo”, © Windbell Publications 1992 When all things and phenomena exist as Buddhist teachings, then there are delusion and realization, practice and experience, life and death, buddhas and ordinary people. When millions of things and phenomena are all separate from ourselves, there are no delusion and no enlightenment, […]
Revolving doors, never meant to turn you round You knew the score, you knew it for so long Oh….. oh….. the pressure!
综合排名 城市名 乐居综合指数 乐房指数 乐业指数 乐学指数 乐商指数 乐游指数 1 北京 25.923 -0.800 3.500 7.914 7.341 2.128 Beijing 2 上海 24.195 -1.901 3.216 8.162 8.768 0.482 Shanghai 3 深圳 21.582 6.060 3.030 3.780 3.541 0.272 Shenzhen 4 广州 14.952 1.052 2.889 2.875 4.453 0.396 Guangzhou 5 南京 14.921 0.705 2.116 5.333 3.130 0.391 Nanjing 6 杭州 […]
There is a road from the eye to the heart that does not go through the intellect. Men do not quarrel about the meaning of sunsets; they never dispute that the hawthorn says the best and wittiest thing about the spring. ~ G.K. Chesterton, “A Defence of Heraldry” (1901)
“Your work is going to fill a large part of your life, and the only way to be truly satisfied is to do what you believe is great work. And the only way to do great work is to love what you do. If you haven’t found it yet, keep looking. Don’t settle.” ~ Steve […]