…we have three kinds of family. Those we are born to, those who are born to us, and those we let into our hearts.
Well, I suppose men can make all the laws they like,” he said, “but God made hope.
The terrible thing, the almost impossible thing, is to hand over your whole self–all your wishes and precautions–to Christ. But it is far easier than what we are all trying to do instead. For what we are trying to do is to remain what we call “ourselves,” to keep personal happiness as our great aim in life, and yet at the same time be “good.
Hope is a good thing, maybe the best of things. Hope is one of those things that you can’t buy, but that will be freely given to you if you ask. Hope is the one thing people cannot live without. Hope is a thing of beauty.
Good magic opens the mysteries to all; bad magic seeks simply to mystify.
Hope is a strong encouragement.
The smile was ghastly, horrible. It was like watching a corpse smile.
Keep flowing even its good or bad. Stilness is ultimate result of flow, path of yoga is to keep flowing.
..nevertheless there is a kind of comfort to be gained from the passing of time; hour upon hour, day upon day, time falling like thick flakes of snow, the next laid upon the last, again and again, until what has been is gradually covered over, its original shape and colour hidden under the blanket of what is now.
Psychic is the new normal.