Quotes and Verses to Lift You When the World Flips You The bird.

Words of wisdom and beauty can put us back on track.

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Kahlil Gibran

“We are all prisoners, but some of us are in cells with windows and some without.”

Thich Nhat Hanh

“As long as we are consumed with our everyday problems–distress, regrets about the past or constant worries about the future–we cannot be a free person; we are not able to live in the here and now.”

Wayne Dyer

“If you believe it will work out, you’ll see opportunities. If you believe it won’t, you will see obstacles.”

Francis of Assisi

“Start by doing what’s necessary; then do what’s possible, and suddenly you are doing the impossible.”

Dalai Lama

“It is under the greatest adversity that there exists the greatest potential for doing good, both for oneself and others.”

Marilynne Robinson (Gilead)

“Water is the purest, clearest of liquids, in virtue of this its natural character it is the image of the spotless nature of the Divine Spirit. In short, water has significance in itself.”

Walt Whitman

“Keep your face to the sun, and the shadows will fall behind you.”

Helen Keller

“Security is mostly a superstition. Life is either a daring adventure or nothing.”

Albert Einstein

“Creativity is intelligence having fun.”

Jack Canfield

“For every reason, it’s not possible; there are hundreds of people who have faced the same circumstances and succeeded.”

John Wooden

“Things work out best for those who make the best of how things work out.”

Glennon Doyle Melton

“Wherever you go, there you are. Your emptiness goes with you.”

Marcus Aurelius

“It is not events that disturb people; it is their judgments concerning them.”

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Marilyn is a writer, yogi, and spiritual medium. Her favorite people are animals, especially ones that meow. She loves the ocean and hates one-use plastic.

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