I assure you, I'm not together at all. Nor am I broken. I'm recovering - finding the beautiful in the ugly and stitching it into my life. Rachel Wolchin quote Word Nerd via LaWhimsy
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Monday Mantra 132 – I assure you, I’m not together at all. Nor am I broken. I’m recovering…

"I assure you, I'm not together at all. Nor am I broken. I'm recovering - finding the beautiful in the ugly and stitching it into my life."~ Rachel Wolchin This quote is everything. It shines a light on something I find to be of the utmost importance and that is the idea that while I… Continue reading Monday Mantra 132 – I assure you, I’m not together at all. Nor am I broken. I’m recovering…

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Monday Mantra 131 – We are the facilitators of our own creative evolution

"We are the facilitators of our own creative evolution."~ Bill Hicks While updating the Word Nerd entry Metanoia, I came across this beautifully empowering quote by Bill Hicks and I just knew it was a perfect fit for this Monday's Mantra. It's always so awe-inspiring to me to realize that while so little of life… Continue reading Monday Mantra 131 – We are the facilitators of our own creative evolution

In the end, only three things matter: how much you loved, how gently you lived, and how gracefully you let go of things not meant for you. Buddha quote Monday Mantra 130 via LaWhimsy
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Monday Mantra 130 – In the end, only three things matter…

"In the end, only three things matter: how much you loved, how gently you lived, and how gracefully you let go of things not meant for you."~ Buddha What a lovely bit of pure wisdom and truth - "In the end only three things matter: how much you loved, how gently you lived, and how… Continue reading Monday Mantra 130 – In the end, only three things matter…

I want freedom, the right to self-expression, everybody's right to beautiful, radiant things. Emma Goldman-quote-monday mantra 129 via lawhimsy
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Monday Mantra 129 – I want freedom, the right to self-expression, everybody’s right to beautiful, radiant things.

"I want freedom, the right to self-expression, everybody's right to beautiful, radiant things."~ Emma Goldman This quote hits upon a fundamental truth about freedom and particularly the freedom of self-expression. So often the freedom of self-expression is used to excuse scathing rudeness and ruthless bullying - the acts of cowards too afraid to face their… Continue reading Monday Mantra 129 – I want freedom, the right to self-expression, everybody’s right to beautiful, radiant things.

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Monday Mantra 128 – When we love and accept ourselves, the World fits around us

"When we love and accept ourselves, the World fits around us"~ Dawn Turner via Tiny Buddha This quote jumped out at me from my inbox last week and struck the cords of my heart-strings like some sort of melodic harp. Just how beautiful, magical, and utterly truthful are Dawn Turner's words - "When we love… Continue reading Monday Mantra 128 – When we love and accept ourselves, the World fits around us

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Monday Mantra 127 – Fall if you will, but rise you must.

"Fall if you will, but rise you must."~ James Joyce Life is a series of rises and falls and rises again. Some weather the changing altitudes better than others, yet we all weather them in one way or another. To fall down and get back up is the ultimate challenge in this life of ours.… Continue reading Monday Mantra 127 – Fall if you will, but rise you must.