"He who wears a mask cannot see within himself."
"The virtue of authenticity is that it doesn't change in the course of time."… Continue
Added by Humanity Healing Foundation on March 30, 2009 at 7:37pm —
"I have been impressed with the urgency of doing. Knowing is not enough; we must apply. Being willing is not enough; we must do."
~ Leonardo da Vinci
"No man's knowledge here can go beyond his experience."
~ John Locke
Life is full of magical moments and exciting adventures. There are an almost infinite number of choices we can make to try new experiences and broaden our horizons. All it takes is the will… Continue
Added by Humanity Healing Foundation on March 29, 2009 at 6:58pm —
"We have two ears and one mouth so that we can listen twice as much as we speak."
"Kind words can be short and easy to speak, but their echoes are truly endless."
~ Mother Teresa
Good communication skills are essential when we interact with others. A diplomatic attitude allows us to convey our message in a manner that both empowers and honors the recipient. This does not mean you have to like… Continue
Added by Humanity Healing Foundation on March 28, 2009 at 8:37pm —
HH YouTube #29!!!
Humanity Healing is very excited to announce that it is now ranked as the #29 - Most Subscribed (All Time) - Non-Profit on Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/Humanityhealing
In Gratitude, we would like to share a few of our favorite videos. If you are not subscribed to…
Added by Humanity Healing Foundation on March 28, 2009 at 1:44am —
"A wise man adapts himself to circumstances as water shapes itself to the vessel that contains it"
"It is not the strongest of the species that survives, nor the most intelligent that survives. It is the one that is the most adaptable to change."
~ Charles Darwin
Life sometimes presents us with opportunities that we do not know how to handle. An adaptable attitude means being open to any new… Continue
Added by Humanity Healing Foundation on March 27, 2009 at 5:05pm —
"Indecision is the graveyard of good intentions"
"The essence of pleasure is spontaneity"
~ Germaine Greer
Part of our make-up as humans is to make order out of chaos, because we need the feeling of control. We are comfortable with patterns and routines, but routines that are followed without thought are really ruts. Much of life's joy is experienced when we step outside of our comfort zone and… Continue
Added by Humanity Healing Foundation on March 26, 2009 at 6:06pm —
"Science is organized knowledge. Wisdom is organized life."
~ Immanuel Kant
"A child of five would understand this. Send someone to fetch a child of five."
~ Groucho Marx
Wisdom is more than factual knowledge. It is an understanding of how knowledge integrates into your life. Confucius believed that wisdom can be learned by three methods: reflection, imitation and experience. Experience might be the best… Continue
Added by Humanity Healing Foundation on March 25, 2009 at 6:32pm —
"The habit of giving only enhances the desire to give."
"Do all the good you can, by all the means you can, in all the ways you can, in all the places you can, at all the times you can, to all the people you can, as long as ever you can."
~ John Wesley
The ultimate challenge of a generous soul is to learn how to develop the ability to feel happiness for others; to take joy in others'… Continue
Added by Humanity Healing Foundation on March 23, 2009 at 5:19pm —
Humanity Healing Hour
The Mahavidya Girls School of South India
March 26, 2009 - 10:00 p.m. EST/9:00…
Added by Humanity Healing Foundation on March 23, 2009 at 2:40am —
"What most people need to learn in life is how to love people and use things instead of using people and loving things."
"Sometimes the questions are complicated and the answers are simple."
~ Dr. Suess
The ultimate expression of love is to love others as we love ourselves. This is difficult to achieve, because while Divine love is perfect, it is channeled through the lens of the human heart. We… Continue
Added by Humanity Healing Foundation on March 22, 2009 at 5:12pm —
"There is no more sure tie between friends than when they are united in their objects and wishes."
"When spider webs unite, they can tie up a lion."
~ Ethiopian proverb
Each of us is an individual note in the music of humanity. When each note is played simply for its own personal reason, the overall sound is one of discord. When we espouse a cooperative attitude, we naturally gravitate to thinking… Continue
Added by Humanity Healing Foundation on March 21, 2009 at 5:33pm —
"Procrastination in the name of reducing risk actually increases risk."
~ Colin Powell
"Take time to deliberate, but when the time for action has arrived, stop thinking and go in."
~ Napoleon Bonaparte
Many people procrastinate or are indecisive because they have no confidence in their own ability and believe others can make better decisions. Decisiveness is both a skill you can build and an internal… Continue
Added by Humanity Healing Foundation on March 20, 2009 at 5:37pm —
"Efficiency is doing things right; effectiveness is doing the right things."
~ Peter F. Drucker
"A journey of a thousand miles starts with one step."
~ Chinese proverb
There are times when we know where we want to go with our lives (or who we want to be) but do not know how to reach that destination. The best way to do this efficiently is to break the long journey into small steps and then take the… Continue
Added by Humanity Healing Foundation on March 19, 2009 at 6:18pm —
"As a camel beareth labour, and heat, and hunger, and thirst, through deserts of sand, and fainteth not; so the fortitude of a man shall sustain him through all perils." ~ Akhenaton
"Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one's courage."
~ Anais Nin
Acting with bravery in a situation is an offshoot of living a life of courage, or fortitude. Many live their lives where "feeling good" is the ultimate goal. Such… Continue
Added by Humanity Healing Foundation on March 18, 2009 at 6:44pm —
"If a profound gulf separates my neighbor's belief from mine, there is always the golden bridge of tolerance"
"Out beyond ideas of wrongdoing and rightdoing, there is a field. I will meet you there."
~ Jalal ad-Din Rumi
The face of Humanity is awesome in the scope of its diversity. Region, race, religion, social, economic, educational: these all labels set to our exterior, and we place much… Continue
Added by Humanity Healing Foundation on March 15, 2009 at 7:42pm —
"More important than the quest for certainty is the quest for clarity" ~ Francois Gautier
"Clarity of mind means clarity of passion, too; this is why a great and clear mind loves ardently and sees distinctly what he loves."
~ Blaise Pascal
A good analogy for the thoughts and emotions that continually churn through our brain is stirring the mud at the bottom of a stream of water. When we learn to still our… Continue
Added by Humanity Healing Foundation on March 14, 2009 at 7:15pm —
"Whoever undertakes to set himself up as a judge of Truth and Knowledge is shipwrecked by the laughter of the gods." ~ Albert Einstein
"If I have seen further than others, it is by standing upon the shoulders of giants."
~ Isaac Newton
Humility is an often misunderstood virtue. True humility is not merely modesty: it is the ability to step away from ego. When we approach situations with a perspective of… Continue
Added by Humanity Healing Foundation on March 13, 2009 at 6:34pm —
"Purity of heart is to will one thing."
~ Soren Kierkegaard
"Thought is the fountain of action, life and manifestation; make the fountain pure, and all will be pure."
~ James Allen
In order to manifest reality into our lives, we must have purity of intention. Intention lies deep within the human heart and in order to understand it fully, we must practice reflecting on one's own soul, examining its hidden… Continue
Added by Humanity Healing Foundation on March 12, 2009 at 9:21pm —
"Kindness is a language which the deaf can hear and the the blind can see" ~ Mark Twain
"Wherever there is a human being, there is an opportunity for a kindness."
Throughout many cultures and ages, kindness is seen as one of the important virtues for an individual to develop. Aristotle wrote that kindness is "helpfulness towards someone in need, not in return for anything, nor for the advantage of the… Continue
Added by Humanity Healing Foundation on March 11, 2009 at 7:40pm —
"Individuality is only possible if it unfolds from wholeness."
~ David Bohm
"The presence of a noble nature, generous in its wishes, ardent in its charity, changes the lights for us: we begin to see things again in their larger, quieter masses, and to believe that we too can be seen and judged in the wholeness of our character."
~ George Eliot
Too often we judge ourselves by an isolated element within our… Continue
Added by Humanity Healing Foundation on March 8, 2009 at 7:52pm —