Wealthy Poverty

We are enriched not by what we possess, but by what we can do without.

Kant

#twisdom #wealth

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Friend Yourself

All friendly feelings toward others are an extension of the friendly feelings a person has for herself.

Aristotle

#twisdom #self-respect

Self Friendship

Conscience is the anticipation of the fellow who awaits you if and when you come home.

Hannah Arendt

#twisdom #ethics #thinking

Dangerous Shelter

The most dangerous worldviews are the worldviews of those who have never viewed the world.

Alexander von Humboldt

#twisdom #experience #openmindedness

Beauty in Error

Don’t be afraid to make beautiful mistakes.

Anonymous

#twisdom #freedom

Language Being

New language, new person.

Arab proverb

#twisdom #language

Live You

Envy is ignorance; imitation is suicide.

Emerson

#twisdom #authenticity

Honest Faith

There lives more faith in honest doubt than in half the creeds. 

Tennyson

#twisdom #humility

Expensive Consent

As there are costs for non-compliance, there are costs for compliance, viz., the death of the mind. Judith Butler

#twisdom #freedom

Life’s Dance

Man muss das Leben tanzen.

You have to dance life. 

F. Nietzsche

#twisdom #art