Archive for the ‘Great Quotes’ Category
Someday every step we never took
will show where we stood
So Bright – Alfred Hall
Love me the most when I least deserve it because that’s when I really need it.
Holding on to anger is like grasping a hot coal with the intent of throwing it at someone else; you are the one who gets burned.
During the journey
some things I have learnt
during the journey
it isn’t always
the names of the stations
that are significant
who will meet you on the platform
when you finally arrive.
Siv Arb, from Seamstresses of the night
The best journeys answer questions that in the beginning, you didn’t even think to ask.
from the Documentary 180 degrees South
No half-heartedness and no worldly fear must turn us aside from following the light unflinchingly.”
The truest form of love is how you behave toward someone, not how you feel about them.
I do not trust people who don’t love themselves and yet tell me, ‘I love you’.
There is an African saying which is: Be careful when a naked person offers you a shirt.
Travel isn’t always pretty. It isn’t always comfortable. Sometimes it hurts, it even breaks your heart. But that’s okay. The journey changes you- it should change you. It leaves marks on your memory, on your consciousness, on your heart, and on your body. You take something with you… Hopefully, you leave something good behind.
The poetry of motion. The real way to travel. The only way to travel. Here today – next week, tomorrow! Villages skipped, towns and cities jumped – always somebody else’s horizon!
From Kenneth Graham’s “Wind in the Willows”