Category Archive: Great Quotes

(Stop) waiting for life to begin

For a long time it had seemed to me that life was about to begin – real life. But there was always some obstacle in the way, something to be gotten through first,… Continue reading

Life’s assignment

And everything is going to the beat

“…and everything is going to the beat – It’s the beat generation, it’s be-at, it’s the beat to keep, it’s the beat of the heart, it’s being beat and down in the world… Continue reading

So much beauty in the world

It’s hard to stay mad, when there’s so much beauty in the world. Sometimes I feel like I’m seeing it all at once, and it’s too much. My heart fills up like a… Continue reading

Anaïs Nin – On living vs hibernating

You live like this, sheltered, in a delicate world, and you believe you are living. Then you read a book… or you take a trip… and you discover that you are not living, that… Continue reading

THINK before you speak

Remember to THINK before you speak: T: is it True ? H: is it Helpful ? I: is it Inspiring ? N: is it Necessary ? K: is it Kind ? * A… Continue reading

Anaïs Nin – no resolution

I made no resolutions for the New Year. The habit of making plans, of criticizing, sanctioning and molding my life, is too much of a daily event for me. Anaïs Nin

Be the ball

Don’t be afraid to go where you’ve never gone and do what you’ve never done, Helen, because both are necessary to have what you’ve never had and be who you’ve never been. Be… Continue reading

Happiness is:

Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony. Mahatma Gandhi

Freedom of the mind

There is no gate, no lock, no bolt that you can set upon the freedom of the mind. Virgina Woolf