"They got my five siblings and me educated - piano, ballet, karate - well travelled and excited about the world. There was a level of respect for the planet in general. It was part of our upbringing."
"When I need to get a moment of perspective, when I feel as if I'm getting ridiculous about something, I'll just go away and try to communicate or become in communion with truth, and then I realize how ridiculous all these worries are. They mean nothing! In 300 years, what will any of us or our little problems mean to people?"