“Water is fluid, soft and yielding. But water will wear away rock, which is rigid and cannot yield. As a rule, whatever is fluid, soft and yielding will overcome whatever is rigid and hard. This is another paradox: what is soft is strong. “- Lao-Tzu
Great day everyone! I know I have neglected our soul food servings for the past week and I truly apologize. Things have been quite busy. I found this old gem and found it quite apropos. As we start our work day, and our work weeks–according to the schedules set for us by others (if you’re not fortunate enough to work for yourself), I think we all need to remember what is an illusion and what is real in our lives. Hope you enjoy!
“Money had never made man happy nor will it. There is nothing in its nature to produce happiness. The more of it one has, the more one wants.” – Thomas Jefferson (who was wealthy and used his wealth to enslave others, ironically :-/)
From the mouths of babes!! Make sure you click the little CC (closed captioning) button at the bottom to get the English translation!! Children are smarter than you think!
Something especially for those young girls content with becoming carbon copies of the distorted images they are fed on a daily basis. Take this in. Reset. be your best self. For those of you who know someone who needs guidance, BE A GUIDE. (click link below for a little musical refreshment)
“There’s money to be made in convincing people that Jill Scott don’t exist/ ’cause if a young girl knows she’s Golden she won’t allow herself to be called no bitch…” – Talaam Acey