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Quotes July 03,2018

Quotes courtesy of Lori Deschene/Tiny Buddha
“Every tomorrow has two handles. We can take hold of it with the handle of anxiety or the handle of faith.”
Henry Ward Beecher
“Because one accepts oneself, the whole world accepts him or her.”
Lao Tzu
“Vulnerability sounds like truth and feels like courage. Truth and courage aren’t always comfortable, but they’re never weakness.”
“Daring to set boundaries is about having the courage to love ourselves, even when we risk disappointing others.”
Brené Brown
“Express yourself. There is nothing to fear. There is nothing to lose. There is just you being lived.”
Marlena Tillhon
“You are imperfect, permanently and inevitably flawed. And you are beautiful.”
Amy Bloom
“If you spend your life pleasing others, you spend your life.”
Cheryl Richardson
“We come to love not by finding a perfect person, but by learning to see an imperfect person perfectly.”
Sam Keen
“A great attitude becomes a great mood. A great mood becomes a great day. A great day becomes a great year. A great year becomes a great life.”

Quotes June 16, 2018

Quotes courtesy of Lori Deschene/Tiny Buddha
“Note to self: Beating yourself up for your flaws and mistakes won’t make you perfect, and you don’t have to be. Learn, forgive yourself, and remember: We all struggle; it’s just part of being human.”
Lori Deschene
“In this world, an ordinary life has become synonymous with a meaningless life.”
“Shame corrodes the very part of us that believes we are capable of change.”
Brené Brown
“I want to dare to exist, and more than that, to live audaciously, in all my imperfect, lumpy, scarred glory, because the alternative is letting shame win.”
Shauna Niequist
“The body is a multilingual being. It speaks through its color and its temperature, the flush of recognition, the glow of love, the ash of pain, the heat of arousal, the coldness of nonconviction. It speaks through its constant tiny dance, sometimes swaying, sometimes a-jitter, sometimes trembling. It speaks through the leaping of the heart, the falling of the spirit, the pit at the center, and rising hope.”
Clarissa Pinkola Estés, Women Who Run With the Wolves
“No feeling is final.”
Rainer Maria Rilke
“Congratulations on becoming successful and best wishes on becoming happy.”
John Mayer
“When we get angry, we suffer. If you really understand that, you also will be able to understand that when the other person is angry, it means that she is suffering. When someone insults you or behaves violently towards you, you have to be intelligent enough to see that the person suffers from his own violence and anger. But we tend to forget … When we see that our suffering and anger are no different from their suffering and anger, we will behave more compassionately.”
Thich Nhat Hanh
“The purpose of life is to live it, to taste experience to the utmost, to reach eagerly and without fear for newer and richer experience.”
Eleanor Roosevelt
“Always engage in the quest for life’s meaning, which is inner peace.”
“When people talk, listen completely. Most people never listen.”
Ernest Hemingway
“How much pain has cost us the evils that have never happened.”
Thomas Jefferson
“You will never speak to anyone more than you speak to yourself in your head. Be kind to yourself.”
“Don’t hide from your feelings. Press into them. Learn from them. Grow from them.”
“Sometimes in life all you need is a hug. No words, no advice, just a hug to make you feel better.”
“I have endured, I have been broken, I have known hardship, I have lost myself. But here I stand, still moving forward, growing stronger each day.”
“You leave the present moment every time you check your phone.”
Deirdre Jayko

Quotes May 30, 2018

Quotes courtesy of Lori Deschene/Tiny Buddha
“Sometimes I think I need a spare heart to feel all the things I feel.”
Sanober Khan
“When we get too caught up in the busyness of the world, we lose connection with one another—and ourselves.”
Jack Kornfield
“When the wrong people leave your life, the right things start to happen.”
Zig Ziglar
“I’d rather be honest and authentic and disappoint some people than to exhaust myself trying to keep up the façade of perfection.”
Crystal Paine
“We cultivate love when we allow our most vulnerable and powerful selves to be deeply seen and known…”
Brene Brown
“There isn’t enough room in your mind for both worry and faith. You must decide which one will live there.”
Sir Robertson
“Waiting is not mere empty hoping. It has the inner certainty of reaching the goal.”
I Ching
“You don’t have to control your thoughts. You just have to stop letting them control you.”
Dan Millman
“Remember how far you’ve come, not how far you have to go. You are not where you want to be, but neither are you where you used to be.”
Rick Warren
“What matters most is how well you walk through the fire.”
Charles Bukowski
“As long as you are breathing, there is more right with you than wrong with you, no matter how ill or how despairing you may be feeling in a given moment.”
Jon Kabat-Zinn
“Love yourself like your life depends on it. Because it does.”
Danielle LaPorte
“Give without remembering. Receive without forgetting.”

Quotes May 14, 2018

Quotes courtesy of Lori Deschene/Tiny Buddha
“Never lose yourself in a relationship. Love your partner fiercely, but always follow your unique dreams and desires. Be true to yourself.”
“Silence isn’t empty. It’s full of answers.”
“Being on a spiritual path does not prevent you from facing times of darkness; but it teaches you how to use the darkness as a tool to grow.”
“Don’t forget you’re human. It’s okay to have a meltdown, just don’t unpack and live there.”
“They say ‘you don’t know what you’ve got until it’s gone.’ The truth is, you knew exactly what you had. You just didn’t think that you were going to lose it.”
“Be quick to forgive, because we’re all walking wounded.”