A hero is someone who has given his or her life to something bigger than oneself.
We must let go of the life we have planned, so as to accept the one that is waiting for us.
Follow your bliss and the universe will open doors where there were only walls.
We must let go of the life we have planned, so as to accept the one that is waiting for us. – Joseph Campbell
Follow your bliss and the universe will open doors where there were only walls. – Joseph Campbell
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
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 […]
Myth is much more important and true than history. History is just journalism and you know how reliable that is. – Joseph Campbell
Your sacred space is where you can find yourself over and over again. – Joseph Campbell
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