Don’t try. Do.

Posted in: human behavior, life- Apr 09, 2012 1 Comment

On Interconnectedness and Interdependence

Posted in: life- Apr 07, 2012 Comments Off on On Interconnectedness and Interdependence

“God is just what happens when humanity is connected. Humanity connected is God.” —Jim Gillian I believe in higher beings but “God” comes with too many preconceived definitions and associations for me to embrace the name. That said, this incredibly moving talk by Jim Gilliam speaks to a truth I can fully embrace. Life is […]

Replace Fear

Posted in: quotation- Apr 07, 2012 Comments Off on Replace Fear

I came upon this image this morning and it instantly resonated.  In an effort to connect deeper with friends and life, I’ve been experimenting with being more present. “Being present” means different things for each person but for me, it means being curious, being in the moment, and trying not to act (and react) in […]

Teeth are always in style.

Posted in: life- Mar 26, 2012 Comments Off on Teeth are always in style.

There’s not much I can add to these words of wisdom from Dr. Seuss. Sometimes great truths come disguised in riddles and top hats. Enjoy! [Via: 30 Dr. Seuss Quotes to Live By]

Feel Good Friday: Chade-Meng Tan on Compassion

Posted in: Feel Good Friday, life- Jan 20, 2012 Comments Off on Feel Good Friday: Chade-Meng Tan on Compassion

I had the good fortune to meet Chade-Meng Tan (otherwise known as the Jolly Good Fellow) at the Wisdom 2.0 Conference two years ago. He is one of those people that exudes happiness, good will, and humor. I’d go so far as to say he is walking light. He makes you believe that joy and […]

A manual to life

Posted in: human behavior, life, psychology- Jan 16, 2012 Comments Off on A manual to life

I’ve often thought it would be helpful if, when we’re born, we were bequeathed a manual on how best to live—psychologically and physically. I mean, it’s not like I was the first baby to struggle through childhood, stomp through my teenage years, skip through my twenties, and, well, you get the idea. So here I […]

There is no try. —Yoda

Posted in: human behavior- Sep 26, 2011 Comments Off on There is no try. —Yoda

So it looks like a black and white cookie. It’s cool. Yoda cool. For reference, this is Yoda:           And this is a black & white cookie:

beauty and wisdom

Posted in: life- Sep 07, 2011 Comments Off on beauty and wisdom

This project explores the grace and courage in which these women age in a society so heavily focused on the beauty of youth Beauty & Wisdom: a photographic study of women 70+ whose beauty & strength come from knowing who they are View this project! robbie kaye | works | beauty and wisdom.

Ten Principles to Live By

Posted in: behavior change, health- Jul 12, 2011 Comments Off on Ten Principles to Live By

This is some serious wisdom. Ten Principles to Live by in Fiercely Complex Times Tony Schwartz,  Harvard Business Review 1. Always challenge certainty, especially your own. 2. Excellence is an unrelenting struggle, but it’s also the surest route to enduring satisfaction. 3. Emotions are contagious, so it pays to know what you’re feeling. 4. When […]