Today’s storms usher in tomorrow’s sunshine.
If money could buy happiness, the rich would not drown their sorrows in expensive wine.
When life’s journey is wearisome, put on hope’s shoes.
It is easier to wipe a thousand tears from your eyes than to wipe a single tear from your soul.
Use your tears to water the garden of your dreams.
Maybe this was now normal for Olivier. Maybe every now and then he simply wept. Not in pain or sadness. The tears were just overwhelming memories, rendered into water, seeping out.
Cold feet under a warm blanket, steam over an empty mug–rain splatters on dry window pane–open journals of closed memories… tears of laughter and joy of pain… schmaltz of diametric morning.
Heat makes things expand; that is why life sometimes throws us into a fiery furnace.
If an ant carries an object a hundred times its weight, you can carry burdens many times your size.
The sky does not despair when a star falls; it makes room for a new one.