I can smell out a lie, the kind that underwrites a life, even if it has been camouflaged in a work of art. It is something you can feel when all honesty is lacking in the way you are being addressed.

Efva Lilja, Dance: For Better, For Worse

This blog is becoming a series of quotes … apologies


To live is so startling; it leaves little time for anything else.

Emily Dickinson


The lack of basic resources???material resources???contributes to unhappiness, but the increase in material resources do not increase happiness

Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi

From TEDTalks : Creativity, fulfillment and flow – Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi (2004),