|Be humble, for you are made of earth.
Be noble, for you are made of stars.
~ Serbian proverb
|Clarity of mind means clarity of passion, too; this is why a great and
clear mind loves ardently and sees distinctly what it loves.
~ Blaise Pascal
|I only went out for a walk, and finally concluded to stay out
till sundown, for going out, I found, was really going in.
~ John Muir
|How could there be any question of acquiring or possessing, when the one thing
needful for a man is to become -- to be at last, and to die in the fullness of his being.
~ Antoine de Saint-Exupery
|When there's so much beauty in the world, sometimes I feel like I'm seeing it all
at once, and it's too much, my heart fills up like a balloon that's about to burst.
And then I remember relax, and stop trying to hold on to it, and then it flows
through me like rain and I can't feel anything but gratitude for every single
moment in my stupid little life.
~ Lester Burnham (Kevin Spacey), American Beauty
|No man ever steps in the same river
twice, for it's not the same river
and he's not the same man.
|We are not put on this earth for ourselves, but are placed here for each
other. If you are there always for others, then in time of need, someone will
be there for you.
~ Jeff Warner
|Regret for the things we did can be tempered by time; it is regret for the
things we did not do that is inconsolable.
~ Sydney J. Harris
|When you do a thing with your whole soul and everything
that is noble within you, you always find your counterpart.
~ Camille Pissarro
|Offering encouragement to others is an exercise in connecting with one's own inate goodness.
~ Sally Krueger
|Poetry is the journal of the sea animal living on land, wanting to fly in the air. Poetry is a
search for syllables to shoot at the barriers of the unknown and the unknowable. Poetry
is a phantom script telling how rainbows are made and why they go away.
~ Carl Sandburg
|The aim of art is to represent not only the outward appearance of
things, but the inward significance.
|Painting is poetry that is seen rather than felt, and
poetry is painting that is felt rather than seen
~ Leonardo da Vinci
|There is no begining, there is no end,
there is only the infinite passion of life.
~ Federico Fellini
|There are only two way to live your life.
One is as though nothing is a miracle.
The other is as though everything is a miracle.
~ Albert Einstein
|Turn your scars into stars.
~ Chinese Fortune Cookie
|It's in your moments of decision
that your destiny is shaped.
~ Chinese Fortune Cookie