“Green was the silence, wet was the light,
the month of June trembled like a butterfly.”
― Pablo Neruda, 100 Love Sonnets
“Aging is not ‘lost youth’ but a new stage of opportunity and strength.”
— Betty Friedan, author of “The Feminine Mystique”
Response? Snorts? Burps? Hiccups?
“We never know how high we are
Till we are called to rise;
And then, if we are true to plan,
Our statures touch the skies.”
— Emily Dickinson, American poet
Spring forever appears
the soothing music part
of lyrics unspoken.
It thaws the frozen fears,
mends the wounded heart
that Winter has broken.
“If there is a hard, high wall and an egg that breaks against it, no matter how right the wall or how wrong the egg, I will stand on the side of the egg. Why? Because each of us is an egg, a unique soul enclosed in a fragile egg. Each of us is confronting a high wall.”― Haruki Murakami –
“Among individuals, as among nations, respect for the rights of others is peace.” -Benito Juárez, President of Mexico (21 Mar 1806-1872)
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“Your past does not define your future. All that matters is who you wish to be and how hard you’re willing to fight for it.”-
The character of The Wizard from Emerald City (TV show 2017)