Quotes April 27, 2021

A mistake is simply another way of doing things.
Katharine Graham,
business executive, newspaper publisher
 
 
 
 
Life’s too short to deal with other people’s insecurities.
Anthony Hopkins,
actor, director, producer
 
 
 
 
Connecting the mind and body is not just a health strategy. It is a movement of consciousness that can change the world.
Matthew Sanford
 
 
 
 
We are conscious of this desire to give back when it comes to people who are givers. Places are givers, too. And we can give back to them. When we do, we become more courageous, more creative–and certainly more grateful!
Trebbe Johnson
 
 
 
 
The measure of a country’s greatness is its ability to retain compassion in time of crisis.
Thurgood Marshall
 
 
 
 
I have learned things in the dark that I could never have learned in the light, things that have saved my life over and over again, so that there is really only one logical conclusion. I need darkness as much as I need light.
Barbara Brown Taylor
 
 
 
 
I could be bounded in a nutshell and count myself a king of infinite space, were it not that I have bad dreams.
William Shakespeare
 
 
 
 
Poetry…reconciles two aspects of mind that are otherwise sundered in most of our waking lives: the making of sense and the making of music, the rational and the spiritual. Poetry reconciles two severed aspects of ourselves.
Mark Tredinnick
 
 
 
 
At first I thought I was fighting to save rubber trees, then I thought I was fighting to save the Amazon rain forest. Now I realize I am fighting for humanity
Chico Mendes
 
 
 
 
Life beats down and crushes the soul and art reminds you that you have one.
Stella Adler
 
 
 
 
If the only prayer you said was thank you, that would be enough.
Meister Eckhart
 
 
 
 
Richard Maxwell says that your smart phone should have a tailpipe on it, so you understand that it is connected to the physical infrastructure that affects our planet. It’s not just a magical box.
Jennifer Rauch