Awakening sight

awakening-sight

“It’s not what you look at that matters, it’s what you see.“

Henry David Thoreau

Over the weekend I listened to both the edited and unedited versions of Krista Tippett’s conversation with Jacqueline Novogratz for the On-Being Podcast: Towards a Moral Revolution.

Whilst it was recorded in January and aired last week to coincide with the publication of Jacqueline‘s new book Manifesto for a Moral Revolution, it was so timely.

Jacqueline: I think, in this moment of such peril and possibility, if we tapped into that stirring, that awakening, we really could build a world like the world has never seen before. And if there was ever a decade to do it, it’s this decade.

Krista: And the century may require that of us if we are to flourish in it, right?

Jacqueline: I think the century does require it of us. I’m not a shame person, but man, I want future generations to look back on us and say, “Look how hard they tried,” not “Look at how blind they were.”

Are we ready?

Scroll to Top
Scroll to Top