The Joy of Quiet – An important part of what we do..

This recent article, “The Joy of Quiet,” in the New York Time explains an important part of our program at Miri Piri Academy; the urgency of slowing down and finding the time and space to think and to meditate. Here is an excerpt:

“The urgency of slowing down — to find the time and space to think — is nothing new, of course, and wiser souls have always reminded us that the more attention we pay to the moment, the less time and energy we have to place it in some larger context. “Distraction is the only thing that consoles us for our miseries,” the French philosopher Blaise Pascal wrote in the 17th century, “and yet it is itself the greatest of our miseries.”

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