"Anyone who does not believe in miracles is not a realist." Audrey Hepburn
Browsing category: Wonder
“Occasionally we will be overwhelmed, but mostly we will be enchanted.”
“That which we cannot speak of is the one thing about whom and to whom we must never stop speaking.” Peter Rollins
" Love is the biggest thing there is."
David Guterson, Snow Falling on Cedars
"Nature is infinitely creative. It is always producing the possibility of new beginnings." Marianne Williamson
“Some birds are not meant to be caged, that's all. Their feathers are too bright, their songs too sweet and wild. So you let them go, or when you open the cage to feed them they somehow fly out past you. And the part of you that knows it was wrong to imprison them in the first place rejoices, but still, the place where you live is that much more drab and empty for their departure.” Stephen King, Rita Hayworth and the Shawshank Redemption (Different Seasons)
"Words are charms."
As a lover of patterns and a fond advocate of Montessori education, I was always so happy to have my children show me the tessellations they produced as the pre-cursor to the more complex mathematical concepts the Montessori materials introduce. Beautifully tiled surfaces that repeated designs, trained their naive eyes to search out patterns and see the order and beauty in things. Seeing the symmetry in complex patterns alerted their brains to the possibilities of what could come next. I also remember sitting bored into
"Be curious, not judgmental."
"I dwell in possibility." Emily Dickinson