1. 10

    In all teaching there must be a fusion of authority as an adult providing a stable framework for the children in one's care, and humility as another human being ready to educate an equal who may turn out to be a superior.

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  2. 9

    Improvisation is not the expression of accident but rather of the accumulated yearnings, dreams and wisdom of our very soul.

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  3. 8

    Why is compassion not part of our established curriculum, an inherent part of our education? Compassion, awe, wonder, curiosity, exaltation, humility - these are the very foundation of any real civilization, no longer the prerogatives, the preserves of any one church, but belonging to everyone, every child in every home, in every school.

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  4. 7

    Homeopathy is one of the few medical specialties which carries no penalties -- only benefits.

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  5. 6

    I can only think of music as something inherent in every human being - a birthright. Music coordinates mind, body and spirit.

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  6. 5

    The practice of yoga induces a primary sense of measure and proportion. Reduced to our own body, our first instrument, we learn to play it, drawing from it maximum resonance and harmony.

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  7. 4

    Music lives and breathes to tell us who we are and what we face. It is a path between ourselves and the infinite.

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  8. 3

    If I wanted to play the violin, I had to work. Because anything that one wants to do really, and one loves doing, one must do everyday. It should be as easy to the artist and as natural as flying is to a bird. And you can’t imagine a bird saying well, I’m tired today, I’m not going to fly!

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  9. 2

    Peace may sound simple - one beautiful word - but it requires everything we have, every quality, every strength, every dream, every high ideal.

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  10. 1

    Homeopathy is the safest and more reliable approach to ailments and has withstood the assaults of established medical practice for over 100 years

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  11. Last Update: 3 October 2022

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