Quote by Joseph Campbell : “Sit in a room and”

Sit in a room and read–and read and read. And read the right books by the right people. Your mind is brought onto that level, and you have a nice, mild, slow-burning rapture all the time. – Joseph Campbell

Quote by Joseph Campbell : “People say that what we’re”

People say that what we’re all seeking is a meaning for life. I don’t think that’s what we’re really seeking. I think that what we’re seeking is an experience of being alive, so that our life experiences on the purely physical plane will have resonances with our own innermost being and reality, so that we […]

Quote by Joseph Campbell : “Myth is much more important”

Myth is much more important and true than history. History is just journalism and you know how reliable that is. – Joseph Campbell

Quote by Joseph Campbell : “Your sacred space is where”

Your sacred space is where you can find yourself over and over again. – Joseph Campbell

Quote by Joseph Campbell : “The problem in our society”

The problem in our society and in our schools is to inclulcate, without overdoing it, the notion of education, as in the Latin educere–to lead, to bring out what is in someone rather than merely to indoctrinate him/her from the outside. (89) – Joseph Campbell