The Wisdom of John Lennon

After mind boggling untruths, illogical contortions and unanswered questions in the news these days, I savored this post by Christopher Chase of Creative Systems Thinking who gives us the wisdom of John Lennon.

Creative by Nature

“The thing the sixties did was to show us the possibilities and the responsibility that we all had. It wasn’t the answer. It just gave us a glimpse of the possibility.”

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“Love is like a precious plant. You can’t just accept it and leave it in the cupboard or just think it’s going to get on by itself. You’ve got to keep on watering it. You’ve got to really look after it and nurture it.”

“We live in a world where we have to hide to make love, while violence is practiced in broad daylight.”

“Our society is run by insane people for insane objectives. I think we’re being run by maniacs for maniacal ends and I think I’m liable to be put away as insane for expressing that. That’s what’s insane about it.”

“You don’t need anybody to tell you who you are or what you are. You are…

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