“The deepest crises experienced by any society are those moments of change when the story becomes inadequate for meeting the survival demands of a present situation.”
“The greatest challenge of the day is: how to bring about a revolution of the heart, a revolution which has to start with each one of us?”
“You must not hate those who do wrong or harmful things; but with compassion, you must do what you can to stop them — for they are harming themselves, as well as those who suffer from their actions.”
– Dalai Lama XIV
“Patience can’t be acquired overnight. It is just like building up a muscle. Every day you need to work on it.”
“Our task must be to free ourselves by widening our circle of compassion to embrace all living creatures and the whole of nature and its beauty.”
“The only tyrant I accept in this world is the still voice within.”
- The limits of non-cooperation as a strategy for social change
- Occupy Evolution! (on the Meaning of Life Seminar)
- Students United for Restorative Justice (Feb 21--Full Show)
- Your show for the week of February 7!
New Ebook for Kindle--A Bright Future
EMERGENCE magazine is a monthly e-magazine by the Metta Center dedicated to sharing stories about nonviolent movements worldwide.
Read our February, 2014 Issue (emphasis on Constructive Program) here!
Have a story for Emergence? Write to Bijoyeta@mettacenter.org.