Quotes by Sun Bear

When humans participate in ceremony, they enter a sacred space. Everything outside of that space shrivels in importance. Time takes on a different dimension. Emotions flow more freely. The bodies of participants become filled with the energy of life, and this energy reaches out and blesses the creation around them. All is made new everything becomes sacred.

Sun Bear

Other Great Authors


If there is one thing worse than being an ugly duckling in a house of swans, it's having the swans pretend there's no difference.

Teena Booth

A man who loses his money, gains, at the least, experience, and sometimes, something better.

Benjamin Disraeli

To display the greatest powers, unless they are applied to great purposes, makes nothing for the character of greatness.

William Hazlitt, on the Pleasure of Hating

I was a vegetarian until I started leaning toward the sunlight.

Rita Rudner

If a man does not make new acquaintances as he advances through life, he will soon find himself left alone.

Samuel Johnson

Thinking is the hardest work there is, which is probably the reason so few engage in it.

Henry Ford »

A teacher affects eternity; he can never tell where his influence stops.

Henry Adams, The Education of Henry Adams »

Literature is the human activity that takes the fullest and most precise account of variousness, possibility, complexity, and difficulty.

Lionel Trilling »