Perhaps the most important thing we bring to another person is the silence in us, not the sort of silence that is filled with unspoken criticism or hard withdrawal. The sort of silence that is a place of refuge, of rest, of acceptance of someone as they are. We are all hungry for this other silence.
RACHEL NAOMI REMEN
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Gratefulness is an extraordinarily potent answer to many of our deep and far-reaching questions, inviting us to heed its invitation to live gratefully in the fullness of the moment that is here for us now.
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The least movement is of importance to all nature. The entire ocean is affected by a pebble.
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There are years that ask questions and years that answer.
ZORA NEALE HURSTON
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We never know which lives we influence, or when, or why.
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Gratefulness allows us . . . to nurture a keener eye that no longer rushes past the small everyday moments that make up the larger part of our lives.
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Everything that is good in the world comes from love, land, and labor.
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Perhaps the most radical act of resistance in the face of adversity is to live joyfully.
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Compassion is an action word with no boundaries.
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How we treat one another is the only thing that matters.
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