Our Choice

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The tragedy of life is not death, but what we let die inside of us, while we live. – Norman Cousins

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Daring Greatly

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It’s daring to be curious about the unknown, to dream big dreams, to live outside prescribed boxes, to take risks, and above all, daring to investigate the way we live until we discover the deepest treasured purpose of why we are here.  Luci Swindoll –“I married Adventure”

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Melting Snowflakes

Begin doing what you want to do now.  We are not living in eternity.  We have only this moment, sparkling like a star in our hand – and melting like a snowflake. – Francis Bacon Sr.

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Embracing Duality

The world is made of duality.  Whatever you are presently experiencing, the potential for its opposite to arise is equally there.  Neither is you.  –  Michael Jeffreys Continue reading “Embracing Duality”

Be careful what you wish for…..

“The mind is a universe and can make a heaven of hell, or a hell of heaven.”   John Milton

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“Peace cannot be kept by force; it can only be achieved by understanding.”   Albert Einstein
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The gift

Someone I loved once gave me a box full of darkness.

It took me years to understand that this, too, was a gift.” – Mary Oliver – Thirst

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Removing the Barriers

 “We may be floating on Tao, but there is nothing wrong with steering. If Tao is like a river, it is certainly good to know where the rocks are.”  – Deng Ming-Dao

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Our past

Adopt the pace of nature, her secret is patience. –   Emerson

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