Heart Happy (cathy_edgett) wrote,
Heart Happy

Motion -

I'm looking for a quote so going through my little book and rediscovering what I consider ittle gems.

To understand motion is to understand nature.

    Leonardo da Vinci

See deep enough, and you see musically;
the heart of Nature being everywhere music,
if only you can reach it.

       Thomas Carlyle

There is no way to happiness, happiness is the way.

             Thich Nhat Hanh

The imagination is like a car battery.
When you leave it inactive is when it runs down.

             Garcia Marquez

Find the good and praise it.  When an old person dies, it is like a library burning.

    - Alex Haley

I will never be able to find myself if I isolate myself from the rest of mankind as if I were a different kind of being.

          - Thomas Merton

To live is so startling, it leaves but little time for other occupations.

                         - Emily Dickinson

..... as language loses its meaning, war tends to supplant it as a much more "sure means of communication."

             - Thomas Merton

It seems war comes as a result of lack of imagination, empathy and creative language skills. 

Leaves are verbs that conjugate the seasons.

    - Gretel Ehrlich

Tears are for the heart what water is for fish.
                   - Flaubert


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