Quotes October 16, 2022

People pay to see others believe in themselves.
I’ve always felt uncomfortable giving people what they want or expect.
Kim Gordon,
musician, singer, songwriter
There are times in your life you think: This could be it. This could be it.
Angela Lansbury,
actor, singer
Personal experience is the lightning of the soul; it transforms the heart in ways that leave the brain behind.
Susan Cheever
We are all here for a single purpose: to grow in wisdom and to learn to love better.
Rachel Naomi Remen
People who are ill–mentally ill or physically ill–they’re not abnormal. These are normal responses to abnormal circumstances.
Gabor Mate
As children we listened to the sound of the sea still echoing in the shell we picked up by the shore. That ancestral roar links us to the great sea which surges within us as well.
James Hollis
Although the world is full of suffering, it is also full of the overcoming of it.
Helen Keller
Music is the divine way to tell beautiful, poetic things to the heart.
Pablo Casals
I live my life in widening circles
that reach out across the world.
I may never complete this last one,
but I give myself to it.
Rainer Maria Rilke, translation Joanna Macy, Anita Barrows