Quotes August 02, 2021

You have to go through the low points to appreciate the highs in life.
What else are you going to do? You’ve got to go with the feeling.
Dusty Hill,
bassist, musician
“All the lessons are in nature. You look at the way rocks are formed – the wind and the water hitting them, shaping them, making them what they are. Things take time, you know?”
Diane Lane
Success is the progressive realization of predetermined, worthwhile, personal goals.
Paul J. Meyer – 1928-2009 – Writer
Honor when you reach your limit—lean out when it’s time, walk away when you’re ready.
AmyAnn Cadwell
“Nobody can hurt me without my permission.”
Mahatma Gandhi
“Do what you feel in your heart to be right – for you’ll be criticized anyway. You’ll be damned if you do, and damned if you don’t.”
Eleanor Roosevelt
“I’ll aim for the moon and maybe only make the mountaintop. What a beautiful view to fail from!”
Sandra Valks in response to a question about whether to test our dream or risk the assurance of the dreaming
“I hope today you remember that the sky is not humiliated by its vastness, and the mountains remain unashamed of their height. Mother Earth and her oceans are not afraid of their size, and the sun is not concerned if someone has to squint their eyes—it will shine and it will not apologize for its light. And like the trees teach us that it’s okay to lose our leaves as seasons change and then come back to life, I hope that nature teaches us to look at ourselves and be kind. I hope that we don’t dim or shrink or fold into spaces far too tight. Yes, today I hope you look at yourself and you are kind.”
Sophie Diener, Poet