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Gennai Zazzen


Catskill, NY, USA
single, 1 child
Speaks: dutch, turkish, Sign Language (Other), Farsi, English/American, french, hindi, chinese, arabic
Joined Aug 4, 2009

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1. Take into account that great love and great achievements involve great risk.
2. When you lose, don't lose the lesson.
3. Follow the three Rs: Respect for self Respect for others and Responsibility for all your actions.
4. Remember that not getting what you want is sometimes a wonderful stroke of luck.
5. Learn the rules so you know how to break them properly.
6. Don't let a little dispute injure a great friendship.
7. When you realize you've made a mistake, take immediate steps to correct it.
8. Spend some time alone every day.
9. Open your arms to change, but don't let go of your values.
10. Remember that silence is sometimes the best answer.
11. Live a good, honorable life. Then when you get older and think back, you'll be able to enjoy it a second time.
12. A loving atmosphere in your home is the foundation for your life.
13. In disagreements with loved ones, deal only with the current situation. Don't bring up the past.
14. Share your knowledge. You'll die, but may achieve immortality.
15. Be gentle with the earth.
16. Once a year, go someplace you've never been before.
17. Remember that the best relationship is one in which your love for each other exceeds your need for each other.
18. Judge your success by what you had to give up in order to get it.
19. Approach love and compassion with reckless abandon.

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Joined Aug 4, 2009 Activist Aspirations Enthusiastic 
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Groups (AGR) A Green Road, Beats4Change, DUO for World Peace, Defenders of Wildlife, Defenders of Wildlife Action Fund - Electing Pro-Wildlife Leaders, Earth Day, FAIR-SHARE, Greenpeace, Healthy Cooking, Healthy Living Network,, Jane Goodall Institute: Race for the Primates, NWF - National Wildlife Federation, National Audubon Society more »
Hometown Back Of The Moon 
Birthday Feb 05  
Languages dutch, turkish, Sign Language (Other), Farsi, English/American, french, hindi, chinese, arabic  
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Pets Wild Life Rehabilitator, 1 whitetailed deer fawn, 1 rabbit, 14 cats all rescues, 1 fox  
Activist Aspirations Enthusiastic
Political Leaning Liberal
Eating Habits vegetarian, LOTS OF TEA, Grateful to have for sharing, Drink Loads Of Water  
Wild Fact About Me I was born under the sign of the Water Tiger...The Tiger symbolizes daring, passion and power. In the Far East the Tiger is honored with a holiday of it's own. Tiger people are the most sensitive in the Chinese Zodiac.
My Philosophy In Life clothing is optional... When Opportunity Knocks, OPEN THE DOOR !!!
What Gives Me Hope
If I were Mayor, I'd make the world a better place by
What/who changed my life and why The movie was SILENT RUNNING. It came about the time in my life when I was an Ecology activist during the 70s. I was only 14 at the time, but I was very involved in preservation and protection of wild things and wild places. Watching the demise of the last forests of Earth was heartbreaking and set my resolve to stand firm in my convictions.
What Bugs Me hate, ignorance, Litter Bugs!!, intolerance, liars, Evil people, Destroying the planet !!!, arrogance, Any one that would hurt an animal, any one that would hurt a woman, Any one that would hurt a child, abusive people  
Passions writing, water, trees, reading, peace, MY CHILDREN!!!, music, making a difference, love, LIFE!!!, learning, environment, earth, Chinese Characters, broadening my horizons, books, Art/Painting/Drawing, animals  
Inspirations to fulfill my purpose on earth, togetherness, Well lived lives, W.A. Mozert, the sun going down - twilight, People who refuse to give up, nature, listening to gentle rain, happiness, Kindness in any form, good people, friends, fresh cut grass, Cloudless Nights, blue sk  
What Scares Me War - Cruelty - Greed - Indifference, war, religious fanatics, moral direction of our society, Is how cruel the people of the world are, Ignorance and evil, hate, global warming, Fear Is Void of Freedom, Disrespect for others, cruel people, apathy  
Role Models Mother Teresa, Mahatma Gandhi, Dalai Lama, Albert Einstein, buddha  
Quotation To the one closest to my heart, I can only give of myself. When my eyes close for the last time in this world, when I draw my last breath, I shall then feel the truest joy of belonging. A state of being can never be feared when one truly becomes real.
Interests wildlife, reading, recycling, photography, My pets., Mythology / Folklore, Mind/Body/Spirit, meditation, Medicine / Health Care, internet, Holistic Health, herbs, Gardening/Farming, gardening, environment, crystals, Books - Author, computers, aromatherapy, Antiques/collecti  
Books J.R.R. Tolkien  
Music cultural/world, my music, fusion jazz, jazz, classical, Classic Rock, blues, anything sung from the heart  
Movies SILENT RUNNING, The Green Mile, Shawshank Redemption, PIRATES OF THE CARIBBEAN, Mothra: Terror Over Tokyo, Lord of the Rings, horror, Harry Potter, Dances with Wolves, Braveheart  
TV Shows x-files, I like thrillers, history channel, Discovery Channel, Animal Planet  
Favorite Foods Vegetarian chinese food, thai, sushi, seafood, mexican, fruits and veggies from my garden, fruit dishes, coffee, chinese, cheese cake, Avocados!!!, a good spinach lasagna. Desserts: I coul, Veggies and fruits  
Favorite Places woods, the mountains, rainy day!, rainforests - Amazon, hawaii, Cascade Coffee House, canada, beach, australia, Any place with snow!  
Can't Live Without happiness and contentment, good food, shelter, water, peace, my children, laughter, love, music, hope, cats, books, animals, air  
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