As our team has been busy with the Daily Roundup, we wanted to take a moment of pause here in the "Education" Channel on the need to keep an open mind as we received this from the Templeton Foundation in our Virtual Studios:
|Artwork by Terri Friedman and her students at the California College for the Arts. Photo courtesy of GGSC.|
“There is no greater tonic and perhaps no more potent tonic for our spirit than gratitude,” wrote Sir John Templeton. Millions have recognized that wisdom: when acclaimed filmmaker Louie Schwartzberg’s TEDx talk on gratitude was posted, it became a viral sensation. “Nature’s beauty is a gift that cultivates appreciation and gratitude,” he says. “It creates a gateway for your inner voice to rise up and be heard.” The science of gratitude has now built a considerable body of findings which supports such intuitions.