Although the journey of “The Rucksack Letters” took me all the way across the country, it was the journey inward that made it truly worthwhile.
I still want to be bigger than Elvis some day… just for different reasons.
“If your ego starts out, ‘I am important, I am big, I am special,’ you’re in for some disappointments when you look around at what we’ve discovered about the universe. No, you’re not big. No, you’re not. You’re small in time and in space. And you have this frail vessel called the human body that’s limited on Earth.” – Neil deGrasse Tyson
It’s been a pretty productive week, asking the right questions.
I’m beginning to record my walks in the park to let people know of my intentions as the Autonomous Nation of Stevetopia on the future of ABC (Squared) Economics.
This is my version of Despacito by Luis Fonzi.
The journey continues and I extrapolate on why I think marijuana should be legal.
“A human being is a part of the whole called by us universe, a part limited in time and space. He experiences himself, his thoughts and feeling as something separated from the rest, a kind of optical delusion of his consciousness. This delusion is a kind of prison for us, restricting us to our personal desires and to affection for a few persons nearest to us. Our task must be to free ourselves from this prison by widening our circle of compassion to embrace all living creatures and the whole of nature in its beauty.” – Albert Einstein
The next chapter of “How to Survive an Estralarian Mind Meld”.
“Act as if what you do makes a difference. It does.” – William James