Just open your heart…

While not specifically about culture, what follows is one of my favorite TED talks.  More than anything else I’ve seen, it captures the beauty and the wonder of the diversity of this earth.  It’s in embracing diversity that I find beauty and wonder in the expressions of people and their cultures.  Just open your heart and drink…

“Look at the faces of people whom you meet. Each one has an incredible story behind their face, a story that you could never fully fathom, not only their own story, but the story of their ancestors. We all go back so far, and in this present moment, on this day, all the people you meet, all that life from generations and from so many places all over the world flows together and meets you here like a life-giving water, if you only open your heart and drink.”