“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 (1910-1997);
marine biologist, diver, explorer
i signed up to get a “quote of the day”~sometimes they aren’t that good…or relevant. sometimes though they really hit the spot.
today’s (above) is one of the good ones…at just the right time.
the time is getting close-crunch time….i actually have starting packing my backpack, a few clothes and lots of chocolate….
the research project is unraveling faster than i ever imagined~there are rumours (and a slide presentation) that says it will end in dec…
my budding scholarly life is also swirling the drain…
to put it mildly? i am at loose ends. not focused, scatterbrained and distracted. i’m so far gone i’m not even worried about flying.
back to today’s quote~~in the orchestra of life
i see myself as a xylophone-not terribly popular, just kind of quiet in the background….what instrument are you??