Let this list of 10 quotations by the American scientist Mary Catherine Bateson lead you to an inspirational day. Recharge yourself with motivational life, worlds, story sayings, and satisfy your hunger for a better life.
What are the best Mary Catherine Bateson quotes?
We've made this hand-picked collection of quotes to show you what is Mary Catherine Bateson truly willing to say and leave for generations. Whether an inspirational quote or a motivational message about giving your best, we can all benefit from the wisdom, captured within these words.
The past empowers the present, and the sweeping footsteps leading to this present mark the pathways to the future.
Fear is not a good teacher. The lessons of fear are quickly forgotten.
The timing of death, like the ending of a story, gives a changed meaning to what preceded it.
Sharing is sometimes more demanding than giving.
Worlds can be found by a child and an adult bending down and looking together under the grass stems or at the skittering crabs in a tidal pool.
Of any stopping place in life, it is good to ask whether it will be a good place from which to go on as well as a good place to remain.
The Christian tradition was passed on to me as a great rich mixture, a bouillabaisse of human imagination and wonder brewed from the richness of individual lives.
Wherever a story comes from, whether it is a familiar myth or a private memory, the retelling exemplifies the making of a connection from one pattern to another: a potential translation in which narrative becomes parable and the once upon a time comes to stand for some renascent truth. This approach applies to all the incidents of everyday life: the phrase in the newspaper, the endearing or infuriating game of a toddler, the misunderstanding at the office. Our species thinks in metaphors and learns through stories.
Human beings do not eat nutrients, they eat food.
What would it be like to have not only color vision but culture vision, the ability to see the multiple worlds of others.