Quiet is the element of discerning what is essential.
Gordon Hempton

The Last Quiet Places

The Last Quiet Places

Oct 18, 2013-- Gordon Hempton says that silence is an endangered species. He's an acoustic ecologist -- a collector of sound all over the world. He defines real quiet as presence -- not an absence of sound, but an absence of noise. The Earth as Gordon Hempton knows it is a "solar-powered jukebox." Quiet is a "think tank of the soul." In this interview we take in the world through his ears. (37501 reads)


Read Full Story
What's your reaction? inspiring fascinating courageous hopeful
Take ActionMake time for inner quiet this week by stopping sometimes, and turning away from ordinary sounds for a few minutes and listening to your own "thinktank of the soul."



Quote Bulletin


The years teach much which the days never knew.
Ralph Waldo Emerson

Search by keyword: Happiness, Wisdom, Work, Science, Technology, Meditation, Joy, Love, Success, Education, Relationships, Life
Contribute To      
Upcoming Stories      

Subscribe to DailyGood

We've sent daily emails for over 16 years, without any ads. Join a community of 162,970 by entering your email below.

  • Email:
Subscribe Unsubscribe?


Trending DailyGoods Jul 25: The Egg: A Short Story By Andy Weir (3,954 reads) Jul 15: David Whyte: Blessings (3,339 reads) Jul 23: Reflections of a Jungian Analyst (2,645 reads) Jul 28: 14 Smells that Remind You to Breathe (2,614 reads) Jul 7: The Paradoxes of Healing (4,365 reads)

More ...