"When am working on a problem - I never think about beauty... but when I have finished, if the solution is not beautiful - I know it is wrong."
-Richard Buckminster Fuller
Courage is not the absence of fear, but the judgment that something else is more important than fear.
Simple, restrained elegance - a result unlike all others - often the clever solution to an awkward problem.
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Principles and words that guide us...
"Be a maverick... follow your bliss"
"The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort and convenience, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy."
-Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
“the individual is a member of a community of interdependent parts” we must “simply enlarge the boundaries of the community to include soils, waters, plants and animals, or collectively: the land”.
"When faced with a problem
where the solution is not obvious,
we search for the phi result."
Our collective vision is to nurture an environment of commerce and connections, guided by sustainability, goodwill, love and harmony. It is our intense hope that what we do now positively affects many generations to follow.
Imagination is more important than knowledge -Albert Einstein
Our community will forever cycle. My hope is that we harness the power of the change itself to invigorate our community with local commerce, simply by loving the earth, each other, and what we can create from it all!
Your mind is not you - but yours.
-Dr. Il Che Lee