Everybody is a genius.
But if you judge a fish
by its ability to climb a tree,
it will live its whole life
believing that it is stupid.
As long as you're dancing, you can break the rules.
Sometimes breaking the rules is just extending the rules.
Sometimes there are no rules.
Some of the world's greatest feats were accomplished by people not smart enough to know they were impossible. ~Doug Larson
Why don't people leave off being lovable
Or thinking they are lovable or wanting to be lovable,
And be a bit elemental instead?
Since man is made up of the elements
Fire, and rain, and air, and live loam,
And none of these is lovable
"And the day came when the risk to remain tight in a bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom."
Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate,
Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure...read more
There is a vitality, a life force, an energy
that is translated through you into action,
and because there is only one of you
in all of time
this expression is unique... read more
This being human is a guest-house.
Every morning a new arrival
A joy, a depression, a meanness.
Some momentary awareness comes
as an unexpected visitor... read more
"Faith is the bird that feels the light and sings when the dawn is still dark.
In effect, the people who change our lives the most begin to
sing to us while we are still in darkness. If we listen to
their song, we will see the dawning of a new part of ourselves."
"...remember one thing only; that it's you- nobody else- who determine your destiny and decide your fate. Nobody else can be alive for you, nor can you be alive for anybody else."