Just to be is a blessing, just to live is holy.
Abraham Joshua Heschel
|A Cottage by the Sea||
If we are to be always available, not only physically, but by empathy, sympathy, friendship, understanding…we need silence.
Catherine de Hueck Doherty
As the bee takes the essence of a flower and flies without destroying its beauty and perfume, so wander in this life.
On my walk today.
Sorrow you can hold, however desolating, if nobody speaks to you. If they speak, you break down.
Now, in all the grief and pain of loneliness, we can turn from our long life of attending to others and begin to attend to ourselves—from feeling a great emptiness at the center to finding the riches of our own being that lie there waiting to be mined.
Mary C. Morrison
Memorial Garden at my mom's church.
Death--the last sleep? No, it is the final awakening.