Favorite Quotes

It is as if every single blade of grass has an angel leaning over it whispering grow, grow, grow. ~ The Talmud

I believe that there is a subtle magnetism in Nature, which, if we unconsciously yield to it, will direct us aright. ~ Henry David Thoreau

Once through the field and the grass bends, three times through the field and the grass lays down ~ Buddhist saying

It is this belief in a power larger than myself and other than myself, which allows me to venture into the unknown and even the unknowable. ~ Maya Angelou

I was always looking outside myself for strength and confidence, but it comes from within. It is there all the time. ~ Anna Freud

Like an ability or a muscle, hearing your inner wisdom is strengthened by doing it. ~ Robbie Gass

When we dare to use our strength in the service of our vision, it matters less and less whether we are afraid. ~ Audre Lorde

The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams. ~ Eleanor Roosevelt

Be yourself. Everyone else is taken! ~ Anonymous

Let us be grateful to people who make us happy; they are the charming gardeners who make our souls blossom. ~ Marcel Proust

Your entire life journey ultimately consists of the step you are taking at this moment. There is always only this one step, and so you give it your fullest attention. ~ Eckhart Tolle

“Praying” by Mary Oliver

It doesn’t have to be
the blue iris, it could be
weeds in a vacant lot, or a few
small stones; just
pay attention, then patch
a few words together and don’t try
to make them elaborate, this isn’t
a contest but the doorway
into thanks, and a silence in which
another voice may speak.