If you tend to a flower, it will bloom, no matter how many weeds surround it.
it takes a village to build success in publishing a book – it takes friends that are willing to help – it takes hours upon hours of no’s to get to a yes, it takes many twists and turns with seemingly no end to the detours, it takes courage to face the unknowns – it takes and it takes and it takes – But then, like a flower opening its blossom – it gives………
Yoga is the space where flower blossoms.
I don’t need you to agree with me,” she said quietly.” I’ll go away happy with a little bit of doubt. Doubt is good. It’s an emotion we can build on. Perhaps if we feed it with curiosity it will blossom into something useful, like suspicion – and action.
Teachers and leaders and storytellers and healers will grow from the earth like blessed flowers, blossoming outward with Divine guidance, to lead the rest.
Great things take time; that is why seeds persevere through rocks and dirt to bloom.
Are we to look at cherry blossoms only in full bloom, the moon only when it is cloudless? To long for the moon while looking on the rain, to lower the blinds and be unaware of the passing of the spring – these are even more deeply moving. Branches about to blossom or gardens strewn with flowers are worthier of our admiration.
If beautiful lilies bloom in ugly waters, you too can blossom in ugly situations.