"However vast the darkness, we must supply our own light." - Stanley Kubrick
Pema Chödrön shares her insights on fear, fearlessness, and embracing the unknown in an excerpt from When Things Fall Apart. "Fear is a natural reaction to moving closer to the truth."
This is one of our favorite quotes by Eckhart Tolle. So beautifully expressed... you can feel the truth and peace emanating from these words.
"This being human is a guest house. Every morning, a new arrival. A joy, a depression, a meanness, some momentary awareness comes as an unexpected visitor. Welcome and entertain them all." - Rumi
"Everything can be taken from a man but one thing: the last of the human freedoms - to choose one's attitude in any given set of circumstances, to choose one's own way." - Viktor Frankl
"He who angers you conquers you." - Elizabeth Kenny
"It is by going down into the abyss that we recover the treasures of life. Where you stumble, there lies your treasure." - Joseph Campbell
No matter how bad things may seem, remember that this is when the magic happens. From the darkest moment comes the dawn...
"The greatest gift we can give to a person in pain is to hold in our own minds the thought that there is a light beyond this darkness." - Marianne Williamson
"Never fear shadows. They simply mean there is a light shining nearby." - Ruth E. Renkel