Category Archive: Great Quotes

Like the birds sing

I want to sing like the birds sing, not worrying about who hears, or what they think. Rumi

Empowering women

Whether I am meant to or not, I challenge assumptions about women. I do make some people uncomfortable, which I’m well aware of, but that’s just part of coming to grips with what… Continue reading

One more time

Have enough courage to trust love one more time and always one more time. Maya Angelou

You just know

How do you know? She said & the answers fell like feathers, or the first snowflakes of November. Light & without words I looked in her eyes & smiled. You just know, I… Continue reading

After a while…

After a while you learn the subtle difference between holding a hand and chaining a soul, and you learn that love doesn’t mean leaning and company doesn’t mean security, and you begin to… Continue reading

Get drunk

One should always be drunk. That’s all that matters; that’s our one imperative need. So as not to feel Time’s horrible burden that breaks your shoulders and bows you down, you must get… Continue reading

Keep your inner space clear

Ordinary unconsciousness is always linked in some way with denial of the Now. The Now, of course, also implies the Here. Are you resisting the here and now? Some people would rather be… Continue reading

Having without owning

I am convinced that no one loses anyone, because no one owns anyone. That is the true experience of freedom: having the most important thing in the world without owning it. Paulo Coelho

In your own little library

Everyone of us is losing something precious to us. Lost opportunities, lost possibilities, feelings we can never get back again.  That’s part of what it means to be alive. But inside our heads—at… Continue reading

The answer must be in the attempt