“Life personifies the heart, which narrows and widens based on whether we are breathing in to prevent expiration, or breathing out to promote inspiration.” ~ Jen e. Limon
“The ideal state of a frozen dessert yields to melting beneath the sun's rays, so we tend to rush the enjoyment of ice cream before it changes into something sticky and less pleasurable. Man, too, goes through states of freezing and melting, but if we standby only in his ideal state, we miss the far reach of stickiness through each phase, which, if observed with patience and allowed to cover our hearts, can become a great sweetness to our souls.” ~ Jen e. Limon
“À l'aurore, armés d'une ardente patience, nous entrerons aux splendides Villes." ― Arthur Rimbaud
“Most people feared the darkness. Some people feared, more wisely, the things within the darkness. Gabriel feared both, and with good reason. He walked anyway. That had always been his way. He had a complicated history with the woodlands of the world. He'd met his share of the Cyclops and the Circes that lurked within. And the world never seemed to run out of monsters.” ― Angela Panayotopulos
“Her mind is a mess, and she has no intention of cleaning today.” ― Alfa H
“Let everything happen to you Beauty and terror Just keep going No feeling is final” ― Rainer Maria Rilke
"Brahma was excessively sparing with earth, water, and fire... The reckless expenditure of air and ether in his composition was amazing. And, in consequence, he perpetually struggled to outreach the wind, to outrun space itself. Other animals ran only when they had a reason, but the Horse would run for no reason whatever, as if to run out of his own skin." ~Rabindranath Tagore
“Do not fear what you cannot lift, fear that which can lift you.” ~ Uziel Matos Lima
"What you seek, not what you see, is what you get..." ~ V
“It is not enough to win a war; it is more important to organize the peace.” ~ Aristotle
Everything we perceive to know about another is only as much as we are willing to perceive to know about ourselves. As the investment of our time into others is […]
“Look—my feet don’t hit the marble! Like breath or a balloon, I’m rising, I hover six inches in the air in my blazing swan-egg of light. You think I’m not a goddess? Try me. This is a torch song. Touch me and you’ll burn.” ~ Margaret Atwood
“You want me to retool?” she asked her Father. Silence. She was greeted with silence. “Retool?” she thought to herself.
Carrying children on our backs is not only visual art but reality...
“I’ll never forget that letter you wrote…” her Mom said as they walked around the lake. It took Iris thirty minutes to convince her to take the walk simply for […]