Ask what makes you come alive, and go do it.
Because what the world needs is people who have come alive.
― Howard Thurman
Kind words not only lift our spirits in the moment they are given, but they can linger with us over the years.
– Joseph B. Wirthlin
A man lives not only his personal life, as an individual, but also, consciously or unconsciously, the life of his epoch and his contemporaries
Solitude gives birth to the original in us, to beauty unfamiliar and perilous – to poetry.
― Thomas Mann
Life is a series of natural and spontaneous changes. Don’t resist them.
Let reality be reality. Let things flow naturally forward.
Drink your tea slowly and reverently, as if it is the axis on which the world earth revolves
Slowly Evenly without rushing toward the Future. Live the actual moment. Only this moment is life.
– Thich Nhat Hanh
via The Simple Truth
There is nothing so strong or safe in an emergency of life as the simple truth.
– Charles Dickens
Honesty is about being real with yourself and the people around you.