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Intention

Intention

"Dream lofty dreams, and as you dream, so you shall become. Your vision is the promise of what you shall one day be, your ideal the prophecy of what you shall at last reveal." -James Allen


Free Play

Free Play

"Full blown artistic creativity takes place when we are able to tap into the clear, unbroken consciousness of the small child within. It is like tossing a ball on swift-flowing water: moment to moment non-stop flow"

-Stephen Nachmanovitch


Leaping into the Unknown

Leaping into the Unknown

"Something is finished. Whatever it is, it is time to let go of it. something greater is awaiting you, new dimensions are there to be discovered. You are past the point of no return now. Go with it." -Osho


Anger

Anger

"Tremendous energy comes from anger. Do not supress it: it would only hurt you inside....what you do is transform it. You somehow use that energy constructively." -Peace Pilgrim


Many Selves

Many Selves

"There is a simple universal principle. Everything in the universe wants to be accepted. All aspects of creation want to be loved, appreciated and included." -Shakti Gawain


Staying in Story

Staying in Story

"Have you ever fully realized that life is, after all, merely a series of habits, and that it lies entirely within ones own power to determine just what that series shall be?" -Ralph W. Trine


Instinct

Instinct

"Learn to check with your body to see what you instinctively want to do next"


Freedom

Freedom

"Freedom will cost you the mask you have on, the mask that feels so comfortable and is so hard to shed off, not because it fits so well but because you have been wearing it for so long" -Florinda Donner


Deprivation

Deprivation

"Desire tells us each time, "Now get this, and then you shall be happy."... the fact is, desire is a bottomless pit which can never fill up, or like the all-consuming fire which burns the fiercer, the more we feed it."

Lakshamana Sarma


Reaching Out

Reaching Out

"You must give if you want to recieve. Let the center of your being be one of giving, giving, giving. You can't give too much, and you will discover that you cannot give without receiving." -Peace Pilgrim


Validation

Validation

"One should turn their gaze within in order to begin that most marvelous of all explorations, since happiness comes only from within."

Pierre Schmidt


Mind

Mind

"If you give your mind your full, detached attention, you begin to understand the futility of all mental activity. Watch the mind wandering here and there, seeking out useless or unnecessary things or ideas which will ultimately create only misery for itself"

-Annamalai Swami


Heart

Heart

"In a full heart there is room for everything, and in an empty heart there is room for nothing."

-Antonio Porchia


Generosity

Generosity

"We get what we give. No more, no less, and let us remember that every time we put up a fence we shut out more than we shut in."

-John H. Randall


Action

Action

"If we did all the things we are capable of doing, we would literally astound ourselves."

-Thomas A. Edison


Vision

Vision

"We are limited, not by our abilities, but by our vision....vision looks upwards and becomes faith."


Cleaning up the Past

Cleaning up the Past

"Do not dwell on the past. Use it to illustrate the point, then leave it behind. Nothing really matters except what you do in this instant of time. From this moment onwards you can be and entirely different person, filled with love and understanding, ready with an outstretched hand, uplifted and positive in every thought and deed." -Eileen Caddy


Letting Go

Letting Go

"Letting go means not dwelling on something that has come to mind. It means experiencing a great spaciousness which simply lets everything come and everything go." -Stephen Levine