Time stretches and calms, but still we reach, for we belonged then. We want to know. Sometimes that knowledge is painful, or inconvenient, or even damning. But it is essential. It exposes us for what we have been, and can be.
Gratitude is the gateway to a positive life.
Realization of your inner divinity is the scientific religion of thinking humanity.
Creativity is the work of your hands or the work of your tongue so you have to be careful what you say because it would cost you big time.
a craving for the cloud of unknowing beyond knowledge and for the silence beyond speech,
Always seek the wisdom of those who love you. They may have just the right word for your situation. – Jerry Hamilton
I hope you will have a wonderful year, that you’ll dream dangerously and outrageously, that you’ll make something that didn’t exist before you made it, that you will be loved and that you will be liked, and that you will have people to love and to like in return. And, most importantly (because I think there should be more kindness and more wisdom in the world right now), that you will, when you need to be, be wise, and that you will always be kind.
…there was cement in her soul. It had been there for a while, an early morning disease of fatigue, shapeless desires, brief imaginary glints of other lives she could be living, that over the months melded into a piercing homesickness.
Express your unconditional love; kindle someone’s heart. It will leave a permanent mark; you will never be apart.
The greatest gift is a passion for reading. It is cheap, it consoles, it distracts, it excites, it gives you knowledge of the world and experience of a wide kind.