The great lessons from the true mystics, from the Zen monks, is that the Sacred is in the ordinary, that it is to be found in one’s daily life, in one’s neighbors, friends, and family. in one’s backyard, and that travel may be a flight from confronting the Sacred. To be looking everywhere for miracles is a sure sign of ignorance that everything is miraculous.
In a world where you can be anything.
Great personal style is an extreme curiosity about yourself.
How long? Not long, because the arc of the moral universe is long, but it bends toward justice.
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
March 25, 1965
(… and yes, I missed the second o in Montgomery.)
Don’t get in a rut, change it up, experiment.
Learn from others and learn from your mistakes because if you’re working hard enough… they will occur.
But most of all… don’t stress and have fun!
Every portrait that is painted with feeling is a portrait of the artist not of the sitter.
At the end of the day, let there be no excuses, no explanations, no regrets.
Dr. Steve Maraboli
Beware for I am fearless and therefore powerful.
It could happen any time, tornado,
earthquake, Armageddon. It could happen.
Or sunshine, love, salvation.
It could, you know. That’s why we wake
and look out — no guarantees
in this life.
But some bonuses, like morning,
like right now, like noon,