To protect what is wild is to protect what is gentle. Perhaps the wilderness we fear is the pause between our own heartbeats, the silent space that says we live only by grace. 20 more words
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Think lightly of yourself and deeply of the world.
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The habit of being happy enables one to be freed, or largely freed, from domination of outside conditions.
ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON
(PHOTO BY BRIGITTE WERNER)
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When we try to pick out anything by itself, we find it hitched to everything else in the Universe.
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Your journey has molded you for your greater good, and it was exactly what it needed to be. Don’t think that you’ve lost time. 6 more words
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Sometimes I go about pitying myself, and all the time I am being carried on great winds across the sky.
CHIPPEWA, TRANSLATED BY ROBERT BLY
(PHOTO BY MILA YOUNG)
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Someday, after we have mastered the winds, the waves, the tides and gravity, we shall harness for God the energies of love. Then for the second time in the history of the world, we will have discovered fire. 8 more words
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