Category Archives: General Quotes

free to soar

We attain freedom as we let go of whatever does not reflect our magnificence. A bird cannot fly high or far with a stone tied to its back. But release the impediment, and we are free to soar to unprecedented heights. –Alan Cohen … Continue reading

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one thing at a time

The shorter way to do many things is to do only one thing at a time.  – Mozart   * I took this photo in San Agustinillo, Mexico.

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a mysterious, awesome, indescribably magnificent world

The moment one gives close attention to anything, even a blade of grass, it becomes a mysterious, awesome, indescribably magnificent world in itself.  –Henry Miller   * I took this photo in my backyard in Iowa.

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a moment of clarity

There is no time more valuable than a moment of clarity. -Linda Poindexter   * I took this photo from the deck of my backyard in Iowa.

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real generosity

Real generosity to the future lies in giving all  to the present moment. -Albert Camus   * I took this photo in Knidos, Turkey.

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the capacity for delight

The capacity for delight is the gift of paying attention. -Julie Cameron   * I took this photo in Doolin, County Clare, Ireland at sunset. What you can’t see is this bird’s view of the sunset over the sea.

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from a certain distance

Perspective is the way we see things when we look at them from a certain distance and it allows us to appreciate their true value. -Rafael E. Pino   * I took this photo in San Agustinillo, Mexico (I had … Continue reading

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