"To keep the body in good health is a duty... otherwise we shall not be able to keep our mind strong and clear." -Buddha
"I hope you will go out and let stories, that is life, happen to you, and that you will work with these stories from your life—not someone else's life—water them with your blood and tears and your laughter till they bloom, till you yourself burst into bloom." Clarissa Pinkola Estés
"Meditation is not meant to help us avoid problems or run away from difficulties. It is meant to allow positive healing to take place. To meditate is to learn how to stop—to stop being carried away by our regrets about the past, our anger or despair in the present, or our worries about the future." Thich Nhat Hanh
"Wild women are an unexplainable spark of life. They ooze freedom and seek awareness, they belong to nobody but themselves yet give a piece of who they are to everyone they meet. If you have met one, hold on to her, she'll allow you into her chaos but she'll also show you..."
"Be yourself. The world worships the original." Ingrid Bergman
“I want love, but not at the cost of freedom. A steady income would be nice too but only if it comes from doing something I believe in. It seems the more I live from the heart, the more my material requirements show up when I really need them.” from Swell by Captain Liz Clark