"To enjoy good health, to bring true happiness to one’s family, to bring peace to all, one must first discipline and control one’s own mind. If a man can control his mind he can find the way to Enlightenment, and all wisdom and virtue will naturally come to him." - Bhudda
"From the equality of rights
springs identity of our highest interests;
you cannot subvert your neighbor’s rights
without striking a dangerous blow at your own.”
Today is History
May 10, 1994: Nelson Mandela Becomes President of South Africa
On this day in 1994, Nelson Mandela was inaugurated as South Africa’s first black president. Mandela had spent 27 years imprisoned for working in the anti-apartheid movement.
FRONTLINE’s “The Long Walk of Nelson Mandela” site takes an inside look at his childhood, revolutionary years, imprisonment, and personal life.
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Subway Shot: by Richard Calmes
Creative Week - New York
If you’re in NYC and are a creative type, then check out this week long event. Most of the activities are paid, however if you scroll through there are some free events worth checking out.