Political Freedom

When it is forgotten that the first word of political reason is the recognition of the contingency of the political order, every absurdity proves rational.

Jacques Rancière

Real Play

We are most nearly ourselves when we achieve the seriousness of the child at play.

Heraclitus

#twisdom #play

Authentic Action

To think is easy. To act is difficult. To act as one thinks is the most difficult.

Goethe

#twisdom #courage

Think Different

Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to reform pause and reflect.

Mark Twain
#twisdom #critique

New Days

Give every day the chance to become the most beautiful day of your life.

Mark Twain
#twisdom #attitude

The Living Listen

Those unmindful when they hear, for all they make of their intelligence, may be regarded as the walking dead.

Heraclitus

#twisdom #listening #mindfulness

Change Makes

It is in changing that things find purpose.

Heraclitus

#twisdom #change

Wealthy Poverty

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

Kant

#twisdom #wealth

Friend Yourself

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

Aristotle

#twisdom #self-respect

Rare Freedom

Although we are free whenever we are willing to get back to ourselves, it seldom happens that we are willing.

Henri Bergson

#twisdom #freedom #creativity