Quote of the Day: From Molten Ball to Opera—This Earth Now Sings.

Via on May 15, 2013

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“Four and a half billion years ago, the Earth was a flaming molten ball of rock and now…it can sing opera.” ~ Brian Swimme

We are magnificent beings, you and I—even in this, our most imperfect form…as we stand here still, yet today, rising above when all else has failed.

And in our hearts, we hold dear humanity’s greatest gift—a brilliant compassion that shines deep from within our very soul.

Compassion is our journey and it is our perfection.

But mostly, it can create opera out of molten goo.

Namaste, my most beautiful friends—and may compassion’s gaze always find you.

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About Tara Lemieux

Tara Lemieux is a mindful wanderer, and faithful stargazer. She is an ardent explorer and lover of finding things previously undiscovered (or, at the very least, mostly not-uncovered.) When she’s not writing, you can find her walking in the woods and sometimes changing the way we look at things, one simple moment at a time. You can contact her at via her website Mindfully Musing or, take one second to "LIKE" her on Facebook at Tara's Facebook Page. Or email her directly at tara@taralemieux.com. All roads will lead to one home, and rest assured she (and Nudnick, the wonder dog) would LOVE to hear from you.

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