Tag Archive for connection

Becoming more whole – and responding to the Census

“What is service?” someone asked me at an event today, followed by the question “what does it mean to serve?” Service, I shared, is the manifestation of love – not romantic love, but altruistic love. And the meaning of service is simply to become more whole. We are intimately connected to one another – I as connected to a person…

For we can not look into the eyes of someone who has nothing…and do nothing.

It is one of the ways – perhaps the best way – to feel connected to another human being.  When you look into the eyes of another human being, you connect in an easy yet meaningful way.  In that connection, barriers and boundaries cease to be present.  Differences are harder to see than the oneness that is most characteristic of…

Our connection to one another

David Bohm, a world-renowned 20th-century physicist and protege of Albert Einstein’s, once wrote that people do not depend on one another as much as they “are one another.”  That was one of his major conclusions following a lifetime of research and examination of the universe and its parts.  Bohm was well-versed in classical and quantum physics, and he drew his…