quiet enough

Dale offered an incredible weekend of learning how to learn via Creative Live.

During the weekend he asked for everyone to write a 6 word memoir.

After years of everyone asking for an elevator pitch, asking for credentials, for proof, this just emerged. The idea that we

quiet enough

and that feels like eudaimoniously …enough.



quiet enough to see


rumi words law

no words ness


non hierarchical listeningquiet enough to hear/see

The word ‘listen’ contains the same letters as the word ‘silent’ – Alfred Brendel


beyond the shiny

– – – – –

echo chamber ness. quiet in own room

how do i hide

feedback loop is broken


on Jobs trip to india..
In an interview with Walter Isaacson for his biography, Jobs said:
If you just sit and observe, you will see how restless your mind is. If you try to calm it, it only makes things worse, but over time it does calm, and when it does, there’s room to hear more subtle things — that’s when your intuition starts to blossom and you start to see things more clearly and be in the present more. Your mind just slows down, and you see a tremendous expanse in the moment. You see so much more than you could see before. It’s a discipline; you have to practice it.


keeping quiet read by Pablo Neruda read by SylviaBoorstein

via Maria


(rest of words on her page)

If we were not so single-minded about keeping our lives moving, and for once could do nothing, perhaps a huge silence might interrupt this sadness of never understanding ourselves and of threatening ourselves with death.


on the web allowing a nobody to be a mouse in the corner of many wise rooms.. no?


from Krishnamurti‘s total freedom


you can only see it when your mind is quiet.. silence is absolutely necessary to perceive outwardly and inwardly..


monet to see law: ‘to see we must forget the name of the thing we are looking at.’
Claude Monet




collection of intros