All posts tagged: Peace Pilgrim

Peace Pilgrim. “I shall not accept more than I need, while others in the world have less than they need.”

“I shall not accept more than I need, while others in the world have less than they need.” Peace Pilgrim. … Jeg fandt Peace Pilgrim, da jeg fornylig læste Moneyless Manifesto af Mark Boyle og blev nysgerrig. Jeg lånte et par ting af hende via bibliotek.dk. Og følte denne indre glæde, ligesom da jeg “mødte” Henry David Thoreau og Sarah Ban Breathnach. Denne følelse af … holdbarhed og livsvæsentlighed. “On both side of us as we walked were displayed the things we can buy if we are willing to stay in the orderly lines day after day, year after year. Some of the things are more or less useful, many are utter trash. Some have a claim to beauty, many are garishly ugly. Thousands of things are displayed – and yet, my friends, the most valueable are missing, Freedom is not displayed, nor health, nor happiness, nor peace of mind. To obtain these things, my friends, you too may need to escape from the orderly lines and risk being looked upon disdainfully.” Peace Pilgrim er …