“We must accept finite disappointment, but we must never lose infinite hope.” -Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
“We must be willing to let go of the life we’ve planned, so as to have the life that is waiting for us.” -Joseph Campbell
“I believed in the existence of other and more vivid kinds of goodness, and what I believed in I wished to behold.”
“Magic exists. Who can doubt it, when there are rainbows and wildflowers, the music of the wind and the silence of the stars? Anyone who has loved has been touched by magic. It is such a simple and such an extraordinary part of the lives we live.” ―Nora Roberts
“No winter lasts forever; no spring skips its turn.” -Hal Borland
“Formal education teaches how to stand, but to see the rainbow you must come out and walk many steps on your own.”
Sadly, some of the most educated people I know are also the most ignorant. There is a lot to be said for the combination of life experience AND education.
“Never love someone beneath your level of evolution. If you want a monkey, you can visit one at your local zoo.” ―Shannon L. Alder
“I love the recklessness of faith. First you leap, and then you grow wings.” ―William Sloane Coffin Jr.
“I alone cannot change the world, but I can cast a stone across the waters to create many ripples.” ―Mother Teresa