There will come a time when you believe everything is finished.That will be the beginning. Louis L’Amour
I can hear the sizzle of newborn stars, and know everything of meaning, of the ﬁerce magic emerging here. I am witness to ﬂexible eternity, the evolving past, and I know we will live forever, as dust or breath in the face of stars, in the shifting pattern of winds. Joy Harjo – from Secrets...
To be a spiritual warrior means to develop a special kind of courage, one that is innately intelligent, gentle, and fearless. Spiritual warriors can still be frightened, but even so, they are courageous enough to taste suffering, to relate clearly to their fundamental fear, and to draw out without evasion the lessons from all difficulties....
It takes a woman with real heart to make beauty out of the stuff that makes us weep. Clive Barker This artwork is in homage to my beautiful twin sister!
No Sky could hold so much light – And here comes the brimming, The flooding and streaming Out of the clouds. Mary Oliver
As long as autumn lasts, I shall not have hands, canvas and colours enough to paint the beautiful things I see. Vincent Van Gogh
Change the focus of the eye. When you have done that, then the end of the world as you formerly knew it will have occurred, and you will experience the radiance of the divine presence everywhere, here and now. Joseph Campbell
A great beginning is sometimes at the point of what you thought would be the end of everything! Dodinsky
To acknowledge our ancestors means we are aware that we did not make ourselves, that the line stretches all the way back, perhaps to God; or to Gods. We remember them because it is an easy thing to forget: that we are not the first to suffer, rebel, fight, love and die. Alice Walker
She was in life and every virtuous lore,And by descent from Royal lineage cameOf ancient Kings and Queens, that had of yoreTheir scepters stretcht from East to Westerne shore,And all the world in their subiection held;Till that infernal feend with foule exproreForwasted all their land, and them expeld: Edmund Spenser 1590
Get to know your anger, your fear, all your emotions.Dissect them and speak with them.Accept yourself and know every part of your own being.To understand oneself is to have compassion for everything. Connie Bickman – A Tribe of Women
Our virtues and our failings are inseparable, like force and matter. When they separate, man is no more. Nikola Tesla