"Today is a good day to look around at the grandeur of creation. Whether flower or cactus, butterfly or caterpillar, elk or lizard, vegetable garden or compost pile. Our world is magnificent - all of it. Rejoice and give thanks for all of life." ~JLHuie
"Everyone knows that under the cloak of winter lies a miracle." ~Luther Burbank
"He who marvels at the beauty of the world in summer will find equal cause for wonder and admiration in winter.... In winter the stars seem to have rekindled their fires, the moon achieves a fuller triumph, and the heavens wear a look of a more exalted simplicity."
"Life should not be a journey to the grave with the intention of arriving safely in a pretty and well preserved body, but rather to skid in broadside in a cloud of smoke, thoroughly used up, totally worn out, and loudly proclaiming "Wow! What a Ride!"
"You may call God love, you may call God goodness. But the best name for God is compassion." ~Meister Eckhart
"When the universal sacraments of compassion and joy fill the vast cathedral of our being, we become the face of God." ~Jonathan Lockwood Huie
"When you follow your bliss, doors will open for you that wouldn't have opened for anyone else." ~Joseph Campbell
"Your success and happiness lies in you. Resolve to keep happy, and your joy and you shall form an invincible host against difficulties." ~Helen Keller
"Life is not about waiting for the storms to pass... It's about learning how to dance in the rain." ~Vivian Greene
"Take a course in good water and air; and in the eternal youth of Nature you may renew your own. Go quietly, alone; no harm will befall you." ~John Muir