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Collection of wisdom

The mind a globe of awareness, is a starry universe that when you push off with your foot a thousand new roads become clear.
– Rumi

With an eye made quiet by the power of harmony, and the deep power of joy, we see into the life of things.
– Wordsworth

When an eagle appears, you are on notice to be courageous, reach higher and become more than you believe you are capable of. Look at things from a new perspective. Be patient with the present; know that the future holds possibilities that you may not yet be able to see. You are about to take flight.
– Trish Philips

I like people who smile when it’s raining.
– Author Unknown

For last year’s words belong to last year’s language and next year’s words await another voice…
– TS Eliot

The only difference between a problem and a solution is that people understand the solution.
– Charles Kettering

The desire to fly is an idea handed down to us by our ancestors who, in their grueling travels across trackless lands in prehistoric times, looked enviously on the birds soaring freely through space, at full speed, above all obstacles, on the infinite highway…
– Wright

No matter what people tell you, words and ideas can change the world.
– Robin Williams

Joy in looking and comprehending is nature’s most beautiful gift.
– Albert Einstein

Quotes submitted by

Nina from Norway

What makes a river so restful to people is that it doesn’t have any doubt- it is sure to get where it is going, and it doesn’t want to go anywhere else.
–Hal Boyle

By letting it go it all gets done. The world is won by those who let it go.
–Lao Tzu

In your life there are a few places, or maybe only the one place, where something happened, and then there are all the other places.
–Munro

The most beautiful people we have known are those who have known defeat, known suffering, known struggle, known loss, and have found their way out of the depths. These persons have an appreciation, a sensitivity, and an understanding of life that fills them with compassion, gentleness, and a deep loving concern. Beautiful people do not just happen.
–Elisabeth Kubler-Ross

Embrace your dreams, so you’ll know what to do when they come true.
–Antonius Rinaldi

It’s not your life, it’s life. Life is bigger than you. Life isn’t something that you possess, it’s something that you take part in and witness.
–Louis CK

I always knew looking back on my tears would bring me laughter, but I never knew looking back on my laughter would make me cry.
–Cat Stevens

Tell me what you pay attention to and I will tell you what you are.
–Jose Ortega y Gasset

None of us understand what we’re doing, but we do beautiful things anyway.
–Allen Ginsberg

One day I will find the right words, and they will be simple.
–Jack Kerouac

All you have to do is write one true sentence. Write the truest sentence you know. Ernest Hemingway
You never know the biggest day of your life is your biggest day, not until it’s happening. You don’t recognize the biggest day of your life, not until you’re right in the middle of it. The day you commit to something or someone. The day you get your heart broken. The day you meet your soulmate. The day you realize there’s not enough because you want to live forever. Those are the biggest days. The perfect days.
–Shonda Rhimes

There is no “what should be”, there is only what is.
–Lenny Bruce

Remember, hope is a good thing, maybe the best of things, and no good thing ever dies.
–Stephen King

The price of anything is the amount of life you exchange for it.
–Henry David Thoreau

For small creatures such as we, the vastness is only bearable through love.
–Carl Sagan

Whatever souls are made of, his and mine are the same.
–Emily Bronte

To love and be loved is to feel the sun from both sides.
–David Viscott

Among my most prized possessions are words that I have never spoken.
–Orson Rega Card

The only person you are destined to become is the person you decide to be.
–Ralph Waldo Emerson

There are far, far better things ahead than any we leave behind.
–CS Lewis

Love wins, love always wins.
–Mitch Albom

Quotes submitted by

Jena from Vermont

Only by glaring into the depths of ones own reflection can we find our true selves. It is here where the mirrored voices of our souls speak and can be heard.
–Paul Morabito

In rivers, the water that you touch is the last of what has passed and the first of that which comes; so with present time.
–Leonardo Da Vinci

Silence has a mysterious calming effect allowing your soul to be at peace with your thoughts.
–A. D. Williams

And that is just the point…how the World, moist and beautiful, calls to each of us to make a new and serious response. That’s the big question, the one the World throws at you every morning. “Here you are alive. Would you like to make a comment?”
–Mary Oliver

Rest is not idleness, and to lie sometimes on the grass under trees on a summer’s day, listening to the murmur of the water, or watching the clouds float across the sky, is by no means a waste of time.
–John Lubbock

There are things you can’t reach. But you can reach out to them, and all day long. The wind, the bird flying away. The idea of God. And it can keep you busy as anything else, and happier.
I look; morning to night I am never done with looking. Looking I mean not just standing around, but standing around as though with your arms open.
–Mary Oliver

Let silence take you to the core of life.
–Rumi

Sometimes I feel like if you just watch things, just sit still and let the world exist in front of you – sometimes I swear that just for a second time freezes and the world pauses in its tilt. Just for a second. And if you somehow found a way to live in that second, then you will live forever.
–Lauren Oliver

None of us really changes over time. We only become more fully what we are.
–Anne Rice

Nature does not hurry, yet everything is accomplished.
–Lao Tzu

I go to nature to be soothed and healed, and to have my senses put in order.
–John Burroughs

Wherever you are, be all there.
–Jim Elliot

The quieter you become, the more you hear.
–Ram Dass

Harmony is a beautiful balance between mind, body and soul measured in tender peaceful moments.
–Melanie Koulouris

Life is an echo. What you send out – comes back. What you sow – you reap. What you give – you get. What you see in others – exists in you. Remember life is an echo. It always get back to you. So give goodness.
–Unknown

We don’t see things as they are, we see them as we are.
–Anais Nin

The earth has music for those who listen.
–Shakespeare

I alone can’t change the world, but I can cast a stone across the waters to create many ripples.
Mother Theresa

Let go of your mind and then be mindful. Close your ears and listen.
–Rumi

You are the window through which you must see the world.
–George Bernard Shaw

Who looks outside, dreams. Who looks inside, awakes.
–Carl Jung

If the ocean can calm itself, so can you. We are both salt water mixed with air.
–N. Waheed

To see a World in a grain of sand. And a heaven in a wild flower. Hold infinity in the palm of your hand, and eternity in an hour.
–William Blake

If the sight of the blue skies fills you with joy, if a blade of grass springing up in the fields has power to move you, if the simple things of nature have a message that you understand, rejoice, for your soul is alive.
–Elenora Duse

Cherish your visions and your dreams as they are the children of your soul, the blueprints of your ultimate achievements.
–Napoleon Hill

Only from the heart can you touch the sky.
–Rumi

Wherever you stand be the soul of that place.
–Rumi

Sometimes the most important thing in a whole day is the rest we take between two deep breaths.
–Etty Hillesum

Visualize this thing that you want, see it, feel it, believe in it. Make your mental blueprint, and begin to build,
–Robert Collier

The World is full of magic things, patiently waiting for our senses to grow sharper.
–W. B. Yeats

The more faithfully you listen to the voices within you, the better you will hear what is sounding outside.
–Dag