Welcome to Small Things

Small things that you can do to catalyze big shifts in your life and the world.

“Great things are done by a series of small things brought together.”
-Vincent Van Gogh

“Be faithful in small things because it is in them that your strength lies.”
-Mother Teresa

Small Things is a constantly expanding collection of exercises, wisdom, and inspiration that you can contribute to about transforming our individual and collective experience of the world.

Share your wisdom!

Everyone has something positive to share with the world and we’ve made it easy for you to share your wisdom and to learn from the wisdom of others. So… come on in and check out the beta release of the site… which will continue to grow and evolve through the collective knowledge and wisdom that we create together.

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Making Explicit What’s Implicit.

When we start to make something explicit and bring it to consciousness, we’re doing what the universe itself does, and something in us thrills to this and is reinforced by it… You and I know more than we can tell. Life is lived out of this tacit knowing. But what helps, and is often crucial, is to make what is tacit, explicit. To make the implicit, explicit. And in doing that, we enact what the universe itself is doing, and everybody can do that. The divinity which is implicit was implicit at the big bang, is made explicit in the…

- Michael Murphy

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Experience

This is a blog post I wrote years ago. It’s interesting for me to go back and see where I was at different points in life.

I used to think that I was David experiencing life. Now I feel that I am Life experiencing David.

The more and more I sit back and witness the unfolding experience of this character named David, the less and less I am identified with his mind. For so long, my experience was the view that David’s mind projected on the day to day. I am starting to realize that this is a very…

- David

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