REMARKABLE LIVES

A ‘Quite Interesting’ Approach to Education

John Lloyd talks to Jane Clark and Hilary Papworth about the philosophy behind the QI project

Nothing is as simple or obvious as it seems. Everything has an underside – something hidden deep inside it which is completely astonishing.

Choje Akong Tulku Rinpoche

Vin Harris talks about the life of a remarkable man

“The purpose is not to preserve traditions for their own sake, but because they are of value to a world which desperately needs to be reminded of the vital importance of kindness and compassion.”

An Artisan of Beauty and Truth

Etel Adnan in conversation with David Hornsby and Jane Clark

“What we call love is a relationship that never ends; it is like a wave that keeps bringing you back to it, so we are like surfers who run after the perfect experience.”

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Nicola Simpson on Dom Sylvester Houédard

“How do we hear the inaudible sound of dust falling?”

The Red Sail

Katharine Tiernan

“All about him the sea stretches away to the mauve edge of the horizon. The strangeness of it empties his soul.”