Tag Archives: Metamorphosis

Phoenix: D H Lawrence

Are you willing to be sponged out, erased, cancelled, made nothing? Are you willing to be made nothing? dipped into oblivion? If not, you will never really change. The phoenix renews her youth only when she is burnt, burnt alive, … Continue reading

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Character: Hesketh Pearson

A man’s character never changes radically from youth to old age. What happens is that circumstances bring out characteristics which had not been obvious to the superficial observer. Hesketh Pearson Dickens The image is copyright: Heartland via Shutterstock

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Revolutionary Change: Hubert H Humphrey

Great revolutions aren’t started by people who are utterly down and out, without hope and vision. They take place when people begin to live a little better – and when they see how much yet remains to be achieved. Hubert … Continue reading

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