One must still have chaos in oneself to be able to give birth to a dancing star.
All people are equal, it is not birth, it is virtue alone that makes the difference.
The act of birth is the first experience of anxiety, and thus the source and prototype of the affect of anxiety.
Human beings are not born once and for all on the day their mothers give birth to them, but ... life obliges them over and over again to give birth to themselves.
Stars are like animals in the wild. We may see the young but never the actual birth, which is a veiled and secret event.
Like all of us in this storm between birth and death, I can wreak no great changes on the world, only small changes for the better, I hope, in the lives of those I love.
Why is it that we rejoice at a birth and grieve at a funeral? It is because we are not the person involved.
I think, at a child's birth, if a mother could ask a fairy godmother to endow it with the most useful gift, that gift should be curiosity.
We should weep for men at their birth, not at their death.
You must have chaos within you to give birth to a dancing star.
Last Update: July, 2020