When a father gives to his son, both laugh; when a son gives to his father, both cry. - unknown

…"Oh my God, what if you wake up some day, and you’re 65, or 75, and you never got your memoir or novel written; or you didn’t go swimming in warm pools and oceans all those years because your thighs were jiggly and you had a nice big comfortable tummy; or you were just so strung out on perfectionism and people-pleasing that you forgot to have a big juicy creative life, of imagination and radical silliness and staring off into space like when you were a kid? It’s going to break your heart. Don’t let this happen. Repent just means to change direction. ... Repentance is a blessing. Pick a new direction, one you wouldn’t mind ending up at, and aim for that. Shoot the moon." - Anne Lamott

"...If humanity ever harnesses the energy of fire again, if humanity captures the energy of love, it would be the second time in history that we have discovered fire..." - Bishop Michael Curry (Royal Wedding 2018)
"Children don't say, “I had a hard day at school today; can I talk to you about it?” They say, “Will you play with me." - Lawrence J Cohen
When I told her, you are beautiful she didn't believe me. she told me that her hair isn't done, she isn't dressed up, and she has no make-up on. I responded, "exactly". - Higher Perspectives

Sometimes when you're in a dark place you think you've been buried, but you've actually been planted.” Bloom. Christine Caine

"Sometimes it's worse to win a fight than to lose."  Billie Holiday
"One small positive thought can change your whole day." By LiveLifeHappy
“I don't trust people who don't love themselves and tell me, 'I love you.' ... There is an African saying which is: Be careful when a naked person offers you a shirt.” - Dr. Maya Angelou #self-love