Quotes April 18, 2020

Quotes courtesy of Lori Deschene/Tiny Buddha

“I don’t need a friend who changes when I change and who nods when I nod; my shadow does that much better.”

“Your body is precious. It is your vehicle for awakening. Treat it with care.”
“The earth is what we all have in common.”
Wendell Berry
“Until one has loved an animal, a part of one’s soul remains unawakened.”
Anatole France
“The problem is not the existence of stressors, which cannot be avoided; stress is simply the brain’s way of signaling that something is important. The problem–or perhaps the opportunity–is how we respond to this stress.”
The Book of Joy
“Your heart knows the way. Run in that direction.”
“Meditation is the ultimate mobile device; you can use it anywhere, anytime, unobtrusively.”
Sharon Salzberg
“We must be willing to let go of the life we’ve planned, so as to have the life that is waiting for us.”
Joseph Campbell
“The mind is the place the soul goes to hide from the heart.”
Michael Singer
“Getting over a painful experience is much like crossing monkey bars. You have to let go at some point in order to move forward.”
C.S. Lewis
“Distance sometimes lets you know who is worth keeping, and who is worth letting go.”
Lana Del Rey
“When you’re going through hell, keep going.”
Winston Churchill
“A soft, easy life is not worth living, if it impairs the fibre of brain and heart and muscle. We must dare to be great; and we must realize that greatness is the fruit of toil and sacrifice and high courage… For us is the life of action, of strenuous performance of duty; let us live in the harness, striving mightily; let us rather run the risk of wearing out than rusting out.”
Theodore Roosevelt
“What is to give light must endure the burning.”
Viktor Frankl
“Mental health is just as important as physical health.”

“Less social media, more everything else.”