"In a series of four different studies, the authors found consistent support for their predictions. In the first study they found that twice as many mall shoppers who had just ridden an up escalator contributed to the Salvation Army than shoppers who had just ridden the down escalator. In a second study, participants who had been taken up a short flight of stairs to an auditorium stage to complete a series of questionnaires volunteered more than 50 percent more of their time than participants who had been led down to the orchestra pit."
“100 times everyday, I remind myself that my inner—and outer—life depend on the labors of other men, living and dead. And, that I must exert myself in order to give in the measure as I have received—and am still receiving.”—Einstein
“I am finding that perhaps is one of the best ways to start a statement. It is a polite offering. It is confidently uncertain. It asks us gently to contemplate. It does not force us to agree, rather it asks us to accept a possibility for long enough to start to see something change within it or within us. […]”—Janelle DolRayne