Tag: Purpose

You are not a drop…

You are not a drop in the ocean. You are the entire ocean in a drop. Seek the wisdom that will untie your knot. Seek the path that demands your whole being.

– Rumi

There are no shortcuts…

There are no shortcuts to any place worth going.

– Beverly Sills

You gain strength…

You gain strength, courage, and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face. You must do the thing you think you cannot do.

– Eleanor Roosevelt

Your playing small…

Your playing small doesn’t serve the world. There’s nothing enlightened about shrinking so that other people won’t feel insecure around you. We are all meant to shine, as children do. It is not just in some of us; it is in everyone, and as we let our light shine, we unconsciously give others permission to do the same. As we are liberated from our fear, our presence automatically liberates others.

– Marianne Williamson

Only the person who…

Only the person who is not hungry says the coconut has a hard shell.

– Ethiopian Proverb

The way to succeed…

The way to succeed is to double your failure rate.

– Thomas Watson

Everybody is pulling…

Everybody is pulling their little red wagon the best way they can.

– unknown

You can’t change the world…

You can’t change the world from the rearview mirror.

– Anita Roddick

You once were wild here…

You once were wild here. Don’t let them tame you.

– Isadora Duncan