Public Notes

Recent Activity

  • Kimber shared from The Art Spirit by Robert Henri
    THROUGH ART mysterious bonds of understanding and of knowledge are established among men. They are the bonds of a great Brotherhood. Those who are of the Brotherhood know each other, and time and space cannot separate them.
    Note: Robert Henri
  • Kimber shared from Bringing Home the Dharma: Awakening Right Where You Are by Jack Kornfield
    Maurice Sendak, author of Where the Wild Things Are, tells the story of a boy who wrote to him. “He sent me a charming card with a drawing. I loved it. I answer all my children’s letters—sometimes very hastily—but this one I lingered over. I sent him a postcard and I drew a picture of a Wild Thing on it. I wrote, ‘Dear Jim, I loved your card.’ Then I got a letter back from his mother and she said, ‘Jim loved your card so much he ate it.’ That to me was one of the highest compliments I’ve ever received. He didn’t care that it was an original drawing or anything. He saw it, he...
    Note: Just made me giggle.
  • Kimber shared from The Joy of Less, A Minimalist Living Guide: How to Declutter, Organize, and Simplify Your Life by Francine Jay
    We are not what we own; we are what we do, what we think, and who we love. By eliminating the remnants of unloved pastimes, uncompleted endeavors, and unrealized fantasies, we make room for new (and real) possibilities.
    Note: So true!
  • Kimber shared from American Shaolin: Flying Kicks, Buddhist Monks, and the Legend of Iron Crotch: An Odyssey in theNe w China by Matthew Polly
    “Because it doesn’t take much courage to fight when you still believe you can win. What takes real courage is to keep fighting when all hope is gone.”
    Note: Profound.
  • Kimber shared from Mindfulness in Plain English: 20th Anniversary Edition by Henepola Gunaratana
    We humans are very odd beings. We like the taste of certain poisons, and we stubbornly continue to eat them even while they are killing us.
    Note: Imagine that.
(Phoenix, AZ United States)
Kimber Scott