Flow happens when the mind escapes its boundaries and sets the imagination free. Flow does not attend to the barriers, flow moves past them. Flow is effortless absorption in the task, in the moment, in the potential. Flow is the fluid emotional strength that energizes and synergizes interests, aptitudes, and talents perfectly aligned with the task, and wholly absorbed by it.
When students are fully engaged in the learning process, working to find the solution or finish the project, there is learning flow. When the student’s heart, mind, muscle, and soul synchronize the learning, the student is flowing and overflowing. Wait. Back up. What were those words again?"
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Pair this with melodysheep’s symphonic mash-up of philosophical martial arts legend Bruce Lee reminding us to "be water, my friend." See below for the full quote.
"Empty your mind. Be formless, shapeless, like water…you put water into a cup, it becomes the cup. You put water into a bottle, it becomes the bottle. You put it into a teapot, it becomes the teapot. Now water can flow, or it can crash. Be water, my friend."
If this couldn’t be beautiful enough, it’s actually an excerpt taken from a much more broad and intimate interview, "A Warrior’s Journey." Vimeo user capasunta has two beautifully animated videos (part 1, part 2) honoring Bruce Lee regarding his forever memorable words of wisdom…
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The magical torus…