"Living is a form of not being sure, not knowing what next or how. The moment you know how, you begin to die a little. The artist never entirely knows. We guess. We may be wrong, but we take leap after leap in the dark." Agnes de Mille
Browsing category: Courage
"If you're going to have a story, have a big story, or none at all."
"Can I sail through the changing ocean tides? Can I handle the seasons of my life?" Stevie Nicks
A friend of mine has recently endured an arduous breakup. It’s a devastating story of major deceit and the misuse of kindness and love that left her a shadow of her former self. Her anticipation and joy at the burgeoning future she pictured in front of them as a couple was annihilated when she discovered some facts that changed everything about their relationship. She was determined not to allow this to destroy her and immersed her life into her work until one day that stopped helping. There was this niggling issue that was
"True courage is the willingness to fully experience whatever you are feeling at the moment."
"Pride is not a bad thing when it only urges us to hide our hurts— not to hurt others."
George Eliot, Middlemarch
"With an undefended heart, we can fall in love with life over and over every day."
"Creativity requires the courage to let go of certainties."
"Life is full of challenges. How you handle these challenges is what builds character. Never be afraid to be who you are."
"Risk it; go for it. Life always gives you another chance, another go at it. It's very important to take enormous risks."