Best Enemy

Our enemies are our best teachers. 

Buddhist saying

#twisdom #selfKnowledge

The New

No complication of the mathematical order with itself, however elaborate, can introduce an atom of novelty into the world.

Henri Bergson

#twisdom #creativity

Real Becoming

Rests placed beside rests will never be equivalent to a movement.

Henri Bergson

#twisdom #becoming

Maladroit Thought

The intellect, so skillfull in dealing with the inert, is awkward the moment it touches the living. 

Henri Bergson

#twisdom #becoming

Thinking Bodies

Man, like every living being, thinks continually without knowing it; what rises to consciousness is but the smallest part. 

Nietzsche

#twisdom #bodyMind

Creative Nature

Nature is more and better than a plan in realization. 

Henri Bergson

#twisdom #openFuture

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

Pain’s Gain

If there is no struggle, there is no progress.

Frederick Douglass

#twisdom #struggle

Communal Residual

We forfeit three-fourths of ourselves in order to be like other people.

Arthur Schopenhauer

#twisdom #conformity