You Overcome

It may be necessary to encounter defeats, so you can know who you are. 

Maya Angelou

#twisdom #grit

Creative Becoming

For a conscious being, to exist is to change, to change is to mature, to mature is to go on creating oneself endlessly.

Henri Bergson

Clench of Cliché

Conventional opinion is the ruin of our souls.

Rumi

#twisdom #freethought

No Hate

Let no man pull you low enough to hate him.
MLKJ

#twisdom #peace

Whose War

War against a foreign country only happens when the moneyed classes think they are going to profit from it.

Orwell

#twisdom #peaceEcon #inequality

Silent Violence 

In the end, we will remember not the words of our enemies, but the silence of our friends.

MLKJ

#twisdom #responsibility

Success Cycle

Success is not final; failure is not fatal. 

Winston Churchill 

#twisdom #grit

In Action

Those who do not move do not notice their chains.

Rosa Luxemburg

#twisdom #freedom

Swine & Science

So far the pearls of science have been cast before swine, who have given us in return millionaires and slums, armaments and the desolation of war.

Unknown 

#twisdom #inequality

Opportunity

Opportunity confers responsibility.
Noam Chomsky

#twisdom #responsibility