Happy Birthday To . .  Ramakrishna & Audre

Happy Birthday To . . Ramakrishna & Audre

February 18, 1836 Ramakrishna “When the flower blooms, the bees come uninvited.” February 18, 1934 Audre Lorde “When we speak we are afraid our words will not be heard or welcomed. But when we are silent, we are still afraid. So it is better to...
Happy Birthday To . . . Nikos & Toni

Happy Birthday To . . . Nikos & Toni

February 18, 1883 Nikos Kazantzakis “True teachers use themselves as bridges over which they invite their students to cross; then, having facilitated their crossing, joyfully collapse, encouraging them to create bridges of their own.” February 18, 1931...
Happy Birthday To . .  Marian & Huey

Happy Birthday To . . Marian & Huey

February 17, 1902 Marian Anderson “Prejudice is like a hair across your cheek. You can’t see it, you can’t find it with your fingers, but you keep brushing at it because the feel of it is irritating.” February 17, 1942 Huey Newton “You...
Happy Birthday To . . . Eckhart & LeVar

Happy Birthday To . . . Eckhart & LeVar

February 16, 1948 Eckhart Tolle “To complain is always nonacceptance of what is. It invariably carries an unconscious negative charge. When you complain, you make yourself into a victim. When you speak out, you are in your power. So change the situation by...
Happy Birthday To . . . Elihu & Matt

Happy Birthday To . . . Elihu & Matt

February 15, 1845 Elihu Root “The wolf always charges the lamb with muddying the stream.” February 15, 1954 Matt Groening “If you don’t want your kids to be like Bart Simpson, don’t act like Homer...
Happy Birthday To . . . Frederick & George

Happy Birthday To . . . Frederick & George

February 14, 1818 Frederick Douglass “Where justice is denied, where poverty is enforced, where ignorance prevails, and where any one class is made to feel that society is an organized conspiracy to oppress, rob and degrade them, neither persons nor property...