Quotes I Love

And Those Who Were Seen Dancing Were Thought To Be Insane By Those Who Could Not Hear The Music

~ Friedrich Nietzsche                    

By believing passionately in something that still does not exist, we create it. The non-existent is whatever we have not sufficiently desired.  

                         ~ Nikos Kazantzakis

You are not a drop in the ocean - you are the entire ocean in a drop.

~Rumi

Great Spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds.

~Albert Einstein

Just because you're willing to recognize YHWH in only limited and very narrow conceptual ways, doesn't mean that those are the only ways in which He is revealing or expressing.

~Hawwah Nofeeyah

It's an unanswered question but let us still believe in the dignity and importance of the question.

~Tennessee Williams

The power of Truth is that it will dissect falsehood and free you from the bondage of deception.

~Hawwah Nofeeyah

Earth's crammed with heaven and every common bush is afire with God. But only he who sees takes off his shoes.

~E.B. Browning

I believe that everything that is, that exists, wants to be known and recognized for what it is, as well as the infinite possibilities of what it can be. It's potentiality. Without judgement, but in freedom - witnessing. 

~Hawwah Nofeeyah

One can never consent to creep when one feels the impulse to soar.

~Helen Keller

I know of no more encouraging fact than the unquestionable ability of man to elevate life by conscious endeavor.

~Henry David Thoreau

For everything flowers from within, of self-blessing though sometimes it is necessary to reteach a thing its loveliness, to put a hand on the brow of the flower and retell it in words, and in touch, it is lovely until it flowers again from within, of self-blessing.

~Galway Kinnell

There is nothing more difficult to take in hand, more perilous to conduct or more uncertain in its success than to take lead in the introduction of a new order of things.

~Niccolo Machiavelli

 

Every once in a while a man comes along who completely upsets the accepted scheme of things. What he says or does challenges our entire concept of the "natural" and the "normal", a new path is cut through the jungle of the unknown.

~Lytle Robinson

Sometimes it's just putting together the correct parts of an equation to get the most accurate answer. Anyone can ask a question and anyone can answer. It doesn't mean their answer is right.

~Hawwah Nofeeyah