Quotes November 02, 2020

Quotes courtesy of Lori Deschene/Tiny Buddha

“When we get too caught up in the busyness of the world, we lose connection with one another—and ourselves.”
Jack Kornfield
“Progress is impossible without change.”
Walt Disney
“Recovering from PTSD is being fragile and strong at the same time. It’s a beautiful medley of constantly being broken down and pieced together. I am a painting almost done to completion, beautiful but not quite complete.”
Kate J. Tate
“When solving problems, dig at the root instead of just hacking at the leaves.”
Anthony J. D’Angelo
“And still, after all this time, the Sun has never said to the Earth, ‘You owe me.’ Look what happens with a love like that. It lights up the sky.”
“It’s not the events of our lives that shape us, but our beliefs as to what those events mean.”
Tony Robbins
“What I’m looking for is not out there, it is in me.”
Helen Keller
“I wish I could show you, when you are lonely or in darkness, the astonishing light of your own being.”
Hafiz of Shiraz
“Happiness is like a butterfly, the more you chase it, the more it will evade you, but if you notice the other things around you, it will gently come and sit on your shoulder.”
Henry David Thoreau
“Along the way I stopped into a coffee shop. All around me normal, everyday city types were going about their normal, everyday affairs…In spite of which—or, rather, all the more because— here I was, sitting in this coffee shop, drinking my coffee, feeling a desperate loneliness. I alone was the outsider. I had no place here… Here I had no ties to anyone. Fact is, I’d come to reclaim myself.”
Haruki Murakami
“The great use of life is to spend it for something that will outlast it.”
William James
“You can’t stop negative thoughts from popping into your head, but you can choose to stop letting them control you and your life.”
Lori Deschene
“Today be thankful and think how rich you are. Your family is priceless. Your health is wealth. Your time is gold.”