one of two things. The first is a scene
The from Annie Hall. In it, the main charac-
ter, Alvie Singer, has stopped doing his
Therapy homework because, as he tells his upset
parents and family doctor, “The universe
Fund I like to drop that one on the kids. It
goes a little like this:
“Dad, why are we eating the dreaded
X for supper?”
The journey of an “Hey, did you realize something?
unschooling father Did I tell you that the universe is expand-
by Nathanael Schildbach “Yeah, you told us that a million
times, but why are we eating the much
maligned X for supper?”
Finding Your Uplink to Your Own Mother Ship “Do you realize what that means?
That means that with every passing mo-
“Judge a person by their questions, rather than their answers.” ~ Voltaire ment, the percentage that we are of the
universe becomes smaller and smaller.”
“What I do, you cannot do; but what you do, I cannot do. The needs are
True or not, that’s what I tell them.
great, and none of us, including me, ever do great things. But we can all
Now if that doesn’t work, I use Plan B.
do small things, with great love, and together we can do something
Since the expanding universe answer has
wonderful.” ~ Mother Teresa