Tag Archives: life

from Steve

“Your time is limited, so don’t waste it living someone else’s life. Don’t be trapped by dogma, which is living with the results of other people’s thinking. Don’t let the noise of others’ opinions drown out your own inner voice. … Continue reading

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from Rainer

“Be patient toward all that is unsolved in your heart and try to love the questions themselves, like locked rooms and like books that are now written in a very foreign tongue. Do not now seek the answers, which cannot be … Continue reading

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“It is only when we silent the blaring sounds of our daily existence that we can finally hear the whispers of truth that life reveals to us, as it stands knocking on the doorsteps of our hearts.” :: K.T. Jong ::

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from Anatole

All changes, even the most longed for, have their melancholy; for what we leave behind us is a part of ourselves; we must die to one life before we enter another.” ~ Anatole France ~

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from Henry

“How vain it is to sit down to write if you have not stood up to live.” ~ Henry David Thoreau ~

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same old saturday night

So here was my Saturday night: Watch The Office on Hulu–from two episodes ago that I missed. When show ends, get up to go the bathroom. Freeze in tracks upon spying insect movement on the floor. Heart momentarily jumps into … Continue reading

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down Memory lane

What do I most want to remember about 2010? If I could only choose certain memories to keep from the past year, which ones would I take to carry with me in life? I spent a good fifteen minutes contemplating … Continue reading

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from Robertson

“A truly great book should be read in youth, again in maturity, and once more in old age, as a fine building should be seen by morning light, at noon, and by moonlight.” ~ Robertson Davies ~

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from E. B.

“If the world were merely seductive, that would be easy. If it were merely challenging, that would be no problem. But I arise in the morning torn between a desire to improve the world and a desire to enjoy the … Continue reading

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from Mark

“When we remember we are all mad, the mysteries disappear, and life stands explained.” ~ Mark Twain ~

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