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Often just being there with a friend in need is a blessing indeed.
What a caterpillar calls the end of the world…The Master calls a butterfly.
“They say you forget your troubles on a trout stream, but that’s not quite it.
What happens is that you begin to see where your troubles fit into the grand scheme of things, and suddenly they’re just not such a big deal anymore.”
“I think we all get a call of some kind at various points in our lives.
Maybe not a literal phone call, but a sort of suggestion or prompting that forces us to consider how far we’re willing to go to change things, or find the truth, or discover what we’re missing.”
Lisa Miller from the book The Awakened Mind
‘To be a parent is to live the greatest love story.’
Lisa Miller from the book The Awakened Brain
Arteriosclerosis is a hardening of the arteries.
Psychosclerosis is a hardening of the attitudes, and it might be just as dangerous.
Trevor Moawad from the book It Takes What It Takes.
‘Everyone you meet is a treasure.’
Dr. Jim Dixon
“Value life and health most.
Enjoy living and drink from the cup of happiness.”
Helen Luksenburg, Holocaust survivor
“Let go of your sorrow, there is always tomorrow…and after the rain, the sun will shine again.”
Henny Gurko, Singer, songwriter, and Holocaust survivor
“You only betray yourself when you ignore the inner dreams for your life.”
Renee Firestone, Holocaust survivor
“Come to me,all you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest.Take my yoke upon you and learn from me, for I am gentle and humble in heart, and you will find rest for your souls.
For my yoke is easy and my burden is light.”
Jesus of Nazareth
“Find magic in the little things, and the big things you always expected will start to show up.”
“Choose to be optimistic…it feels better.”
Dalai Lama. XIV
“I pray for the living and the dead…for joy, peace, love, and acceptance.”
"I have found that when you are deeply troubled, there are things you get from the silent devoted companionship of a dog that you can get from no other source."
“Listening to the siren song of more, we are deaf to the still small voice waiting in our soul to whisper, ‘You’re enough‘.
‘Impossible situations perfectly position you to see God move in a way only He can move.’
“Maybe the desire to make something beautiful is the piece of God that is inside each of us.”
‘If I could be half the person my dog is, I'd be twice the human I am.’
“You are either green and growing or ripe and rotting.”
‘Out of suffering have emerged the strongest souls; the most massive characters are seared with scars.’
‘I can't imagine God not allowing my dog into heaven.’
"Let me keep company always with those who say 'Look!' and laugh in astonishment, and bow their heads."
“When it's over, I want to say: all my life I was a bride married to amazement. I was the bridegroom, taking the world into my arms.“
“When we are buried in nonessentials, we lose track of what is truly significant.”
From the best selling book Think Like a Monk
“Inside everyone is a great shout of joy waiting to be born.”
“Between stimulus and response there is a space.
In that space is our power to choose our response.
In our response lies our growth and our freedom.”
“In the depths of winter, I finally learned that within me lay an invincible summer.”
I’ve reached the age where happy hour is a nap.
“We do not remember days...we remember moments.”