I don’t think we can look at the world without feeling a sense of distress at the vast suffering we see around us, and I wanted to comment on that. But I didn’t want to produce a slogan. I wanted to produce something that was closer to the heart and convey the sense of impotence we have about dealing with it.
Back to Life’s Adventure After a Zen Retreat by Robert Hilburn. Los Angeles Times, October 7, 2001.
Leonard Cohen & Sharon Robinson – Land Of Plenty
From Ten New Songs
Note: Originally posted July 26, 2014 at DrHGuy.com, a predecessor of Cohencentric