Frühling ist wiedergekommen. Die Erde
ist wie ein Kind, das Gedichte weiß; … Rainer Maria Rilke
Spring has returned. The Earth is like a child that knows poems. … ~Rainer Maria Rilke
“A ship in a port is safe, but that’s not what ships are built for.” (Grace Murray Hopper)
It was beautiful not despite but because of the friction it has had to endure. It had been thrashed around, but instead of being destroyed, it was improved with every scratch and scrape, sculpted. In fact, the scuffs themselves are what gave it its quiet splendor; they are responsible for turning a simple piece of glass (which could have just as easily been trash) into a gem. (Wendy Blackburn)
Last night’s lunar eclipse and ‘spirit moon’ spectacle had me marveling at the skies.
Aim for the moon.
If you miss,
you might hit a star.
“Sometimes you must behave like a tunnel! If a formidable mountain is on your way, thrust through it!”
― Mehmet Murat ildan
“There is not one set path in life. Don’t be afraid to walk your own path, to follow your heart and passions. This is your life to create.” – Avina Celeste
Live a balanced life – learn some and
think some and draw and paint and sing and
dance and play and work every day some. (Robert Fulghum)