Tag Archive | midweek motivation

Current of Hope

Current of Hope

“Each time a man stands up for an ideal, or acts to improve the lot of others, or strikes out against injustice, he sends forth a tiny ripple of hope, and crossing each other from a million different centers of energy and daring, those ripples build a current that can sweep down the mightiest walls […]

Creative Spark

“And so our mothers and grandmothers have, more often than not anonymously, handed on the creative spark, the seed of the flower they themselves never hoped to see – or like a sealed letter they could not plainly read.” -Alice Walker

We Need the Storm

We Need the Storm

“It is not light that we need, but fire; it is not the gentle shower, but thunder.  We need the storm, the whirlwind, and the earthquake.” -Frederick Douglass

Goddess

Goddess

“God may be in the details, but the goddess is in the questions. Once we begin to ask them, there’s no turning back.”  -Gloria Steinam

Earth Delights

Earth Delights

“Forget not that the earth delights to feel your bare feet and the winds long to play with your hair.” -Khalil Gibran

Dance

Dance

“To dance is to be out of yourself. Larger, more beautiful, more powerful. This is power, it is glory on earth and it is yours for the taking.” -Agnes de Mille

Notice

Notice

“I am going to notice the lights of the earth, the sun and the moon and the stars, the lights of our candles as we march, the lights with which spring teases us, the light that is already present” -Anne Lamott