Charlie Van Dyke
The present
Posted August 6, 2014 by Charlie Van Dyke in Small Bites
If we are depressed, we are living in the past.
If we are anxious, we are living in the future.
If we are at PEACE, we are living in the present.... read more
Charlie Van Dyke
"What did you do?"
Posted July 22, 2014 by Charlie Van Dyke in Small Bites
“As it is, we are merely bolting our lives—gulping down undigested experiences as fast as we can stuff them in—because awareness of our own existence is so superficial and so narrow that nothing seems to us more boring than simple being. If I ask you what you did, saw, heard, smelled, touched and tasted yesterday, I am likely to get nothing more th... read more
Charlie Van Dyke
Teachable
Posted July 19, 2014 by Charlie Van Dyke in Small Bites
"Once we accept that we live in a maze in the middle of a mystery, we
are teachable."

-- Gloria D Karpinski... read more
Charlie Van Dyke
The wonder...
Posted June 4, 2014 by Charlie Van Dyke in Small Bites
"I do not ask to see the reason for it all;
I ask only to share the wonder of it all."


-- Rabbi Abraham Heschel... read more
Charlie Van Dyke
Wings
Posted June 4, 2014 by Charlie Van Dyke in Small Bites
"If we listened to our intellect, we’d never have a love affair. We’d never have a friendship. We’d never go into business because we’d be too cynical. Well, that’s nonsense. You’ve got to jump off cliffs all the time and build your wings on the way down."


– Annie Dillard... read more
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