The world has enough for everyone's need,
but not enough for everyone's greed.
~ Mahatma Gandhi ~

It’s World Turtle Day!

May 23 is World Turtle Day, celebrating the tortoise and the turtle. Started by the American Tortoise Rescue (ATR) in 2000, the annually celebrated day shines a spotlight on care, conservation and awareness of the oldest living reptiles in the world.

It takes generosity to discover the whole through others. If you realize you are only a violin, you can open yourself up to the world by playing your role in the concert.
~ Jacques Cousteau ~
No matter what people tell you, words and ideas can change the world.
~ Robin Williams ~
I think there's just one kind of folks. Folks.
~ Harper Lee ~
To Kill A Mockingbird  
Only those who will risk going too far can possibly find out how far one can go.
~ T. S. Eliot ~  

Happy Earth Day 2015

 

Here is a beautiful new video by Shreenivasan Manievannan, just released in time for Earth Day. It’s called The Untouched. Shreenivasan told EarthSky his project has been endorsed by both the International Dark Sky Association and the Earth Day Network … and it’s easy to see why.

I write only because there is a voice within me that will not be still.
~ Sylvia Plath ~
A dreamer is one who can only find his way by moonlight, and his punishment is that he sees the dawn before the rest of the world.
~ Oscar Wilde ~