“Whatever inspiration is, it’s born from a continuous ‘I don’t know.’”
By Maria Popova - BrainPickings
Purely for the fun of it, Maria Popova drew Wisława Szymborska’s poetic island in a map inspired by Thomas More’s Utopia.
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Velocity—the rate of change in the position of an object; a vector quantity, with both magnitude and direction.
“Calculus is the mathematical study of change.” — Donald Latorre
Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication. — Leonardo di Vinci
"You know, if one person, just one person does it they may think he's really sick and they won't take him."What would it take to set this up one weekend... I've found that I'm not a leader. I don't get a lot of followers when I have an idea... but I have found that I can make one heck of a good first-follower!
"And three people do it, three, can you imagine, three people walking in singin a bar of Alice's Restaurant and walking out. They may think it's an organization. And can you, can you imagine fifty people a day, I said fifty people a day walking in singin a bar of Alice's Restaurant and walking out. And friends they may thinks it's a movement."I will just through this out here and allow the reader to link up the possibilities.
"The Future of Work Is Social Collaboration from Inside Out, where people connect around the why of work from who they really are as individuals in community.Jeremy Scrivens Director at The Emotional Economy at Work
They collaborate in generative conversations and co-create what’s next, i.e. their unique Contribution of value to society – what we might call Social Good.
They collaborate by taking the time to appreciate and align each other’s unique, hard wired, natural strengths, creating new levels of authentic and trusting relationships to take the Social Journey."
Well, others have noted a free press is the immune system
of representative democracy. And as I wrote 10 years ago, American democracy is in grave danger from the changes in the environment in which ideas either live and spread or wither and die. I think that the trends that I wrote about 10 years ago have continued and worsened, and the hoped-for remedies that can come from online discourse have been slow to mature. I remain optimistic that ultimately free speech and a free press where individuals have access to the dialogue will have a self-correcting quality. -- Al Gore
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"When told that they are empowered to do something; this message is actually interrupted to dis-empower the persons agency."How does this misinterpretation occur? Why do we humans mess up this simple act of communication?