Category Archives: gratitude
Gratitude unlocks the fullness of life. It turns what we have into enough, and more. It turns denial into acceptance, chaos into order, confusion to clarity. It can turn a meal into a feast, a house into a home, a stranger into a friend. Gratitude makes sense of our past, brings peace to today, and creates a vision for tomorrow.
– Melody Beattie
Do you believe there’s a pot of gold at the end of a rainbow?
the rainbow itself is the treasure
– response to a quiz question by cadetmhughes
“This is for you,” he said. “It’s for your generosity to the pilgrims.”
“But this goes well beyond my generosity,” the monk responded.
“Don’t say that again. Life might be listening, and give you less next time.”
– Paulo Coelho, The Alchemist
I thank you, God, for this most amazing
day: for the leaping greenly spirits of trees
and a blue true dream of sky, and for everything
which is natural, which is infinite, which is yes.
– e.e. cummings, 100 Selected Poems