Quote for Today: Henri Nouwen

Hospitality means primarily the creation of free space where the stranger can enter and become a friend instead of an enemy. Hospitality is not to change people, but to offer …

Quote for Today: Audre Lorde

  I have seen situations where white women hear a racist remark, resent what has been said, become filled with fury, and remain silent because they are afraid. That unexpressed …

Quote for Today: Hermann Hesse

“One never reaches home,” she said. “But where paths that have an affinity for each other intersect, the whole world looks like home, for a time.” ―Hermann Hesse, Demian   …

Quote for Today: Carl Sagan

  If we can’t think for ourselves, if we’re unwilling to question authority, then we’re just putty in the hands of those in power. But if the citizens are educated …

Quote for Today: Edward W. Said

No one can deny the persisting continuities of long traditions, sustained habitations, national languages, and cultural geographies, but there seems no reason except fear and prejudice to keep insisting on …