Don’t think of what’s being said but of what’s talking. Malice? Ignorance? Pride? Love?
The heart is like a garden. It can grow compassion or fear; resentment or love. What seeds will you plant there?
Survive to live the ordinary in an extraordinary way.
A bit of advice given to a young Native American at the time of his initiation: “As you go the way of life, you will come to a great chasm. JUMP. It is not as wide as you think”
The cruelest lies are often told in silence.
Robert Louis Stevenson
O Divine Master grant that I may not so much seek to be understood, as to understand.
St. Francis of Assisi
You can give another person a precious gift if you will allow him to talk without contaminating his speech with your own material.
Robert A. Johnson