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Remember Our Roots

Posted on March 3, 2012 by ari

“There are a whole lot of historical factors that have played a part in our being where we are today, and I think that to even to begin to understand our contemporary issues and contemporary problems, you have to understand a little bit about that history.”
- Wilma Mankiller



These stills are from Ayurveda: The Art of Being.

“Fast rather than slow, more rather than less – this flashy ‘development’ is linked directly to society’s impending collapse. It has only served to separate man from nature.”
- Masanobu Fukuoka

How do you want humans to live? What kind of life would feel most healthy and enjoyable? What kind of impact do we want to have on our environment and on other species?

“We can live any way we want.”
- Annie Dillard

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