We are cups, constantly and quietly being filled.
The trick is, knowing how to tip ourselves over
and let the beautiful stuff out.
~ Ray Bradbury ~
It isn’t more light that we need,
it’s putting into practice
what light we already have.
When we do that,
wonderful things will happen
within our lives and within our world.
~ Peace Pilgrim ~
It is by great gentleness that you will gain hearts and minds.
~ St. Mary Euphrasia Pelletier ~
The Beautiful is everywhere.
~ Fernand Leger ~
We may not have chosen the time, but the time has chosen us.
~ US Representative John Lewis ~
I don’t think of all the misery,
but of the beauty that still remains.
~ Anne Frank ~
The very least you can do in your life
is figure out what you hope for.
And the most you can do is live in that hope.
Not admire it from a distance
but live right in it, under its roof.
~ Barbara Kingsolver ~
The world is shrinking together;
it is finding itself neighbor
to itself in strange,
almost magic degree.
~ W.E.B. Du Bois ~
The moment one gives close attention to anything,
even a blade of grass,
it becomes a mysterious, awesome,
indescribably magnified world in itself.
~ Henry Miller ~
Don’t speak unless you can improve on the silence.
~ Spanish Proverb ~