Quotes December 21, 2021

What we cannot imagine cannot come into being.
bell hooks,
writer, educator, social activist
1952-2021
 
 
 
 
We cannot become what we want to be by remaining what we are.
Max De Pree,
business executive, writer
 
 
 
 
Wonder and knowledge are both to be cherished.
Stephen Jay Gould,
paleontologist, evolutionary biologist, writer
 
 
 
 
Some people grumble that roses have thorns; I am grateful that thorns have roses.
Alphonse Karr – 1808-1890 – French Critic-Journalist-Novelist
 
 
 
 
You’ll never change your life until you change something you do daily. The secret of your success is found in your daily routine.
John C. Maxwell – American Author
 
 
 
 
Today we celebrate light and honor the wisdom of the shadows. In connecting with the natural world in a way that honors the sacred immanence in all things, we establish a resonance with the seasons.
Dacha Avelin
 
 
 
 
The gift is to the giver, and comes back most to him — it cannot fail.
Walt Whitman
 
 
 
 
Out beyond ideas of wrongdoing and rightdoing, there is a field. I’ll meet you there.
Rumi