Moment of Zen [video]


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Okay Google, Yeah I’m talking AT you…why do you keep changing Google Images (my lifeblood) and not giving anyone warning? Please Explain Yourself….

RILKE: Nature & Struggle


… it is clear that we must trust what is difficult; everything alive trusts in it, everything in Nature grows and defends itself any way it can and is spontaneously itself, tries to be itself at all costs and against all opposition. We know little, but that we must trust in what is difficult is a certainty that will never abandon us; it is good to be solitary, for solitude is difficult; that something is difficult must be one more reason for us to do it.

 

Rainer Maria Rilke

Letters to Young Poet, 1934

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Nichelle Nichols recounts her epic Star Trek talk with MLK Jr


nichelle nichols as lt uhura star trek 1967

and he said, ‘you cannot leave. Do you understand, it has been heavenly ordained. This is God’s gift, and onus for you. You have changed the face of television. Forever. Because this is not a black role, it is not a female role – anyone can fill that role.’ He said, ‘it can be filled by a woman of any color, a man of any color, it can be filled by another Klingon or an alien.’ He said, ‘this is a unique role and a unique point in time that breathes the life of what we are marching for: equality.’ He says, ‘besides, you’re Chief Communications Officer, you’re fourth in command!’


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