|Awards are merely the badges of mediocrity.|
– Charles Ives
|Awareness about lack of knowledge is the most useful knowledge.|
– Debasish Mridha, M.D.
|Awareness is not the same as thought. It lies beyond thinking, although it makes no use of thinking, honoring it's value and it's power. Awareness is more like a vessel which can hold and contain our thinking, helping us to see and know our thought as thought rather than getting caught up in them as reality.|
– Jon Kabit-Zinn
|Away back in that time-in 1492-there was a man by the name of Columbus came from across the great ocean, and he discovered the country for the white man. . . What did he find when he first arrived here Did he find a white man standing on the continent then . . . I stood here first, and Columbus first discovered me.|
– Chitto Harjo