Elizabeth Kapu'uwailani Lindsey Quotes


We live in a society bloated with data yet starved for wisdom. We're connected 24/7 yet anxiety fear depression and loneliness is at an all-time high. We must course-correct.

I believe that when an elder dies a library is burned: vast sums of wisdom and knowledge are lost. Throughout the world libraries are ablaze with scant attention.

My work is as an ethnographic rescuer: a conduit between past and future generations. The urgency of this effort cannot be overstated.

As a child I was raised by native Hawaiian elders - three old women who took care of me while my parents worked.

True navigation begins in the human heart. It's the most important map of all.