Quotations for Now


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“It’s antithetical to the definition of power in this culture that a person might derive power by service rather than control, but that’s the essence of midwifery.” – Elizabeth Davis, Heart & Hands: A Midwife’s Guide to Pregnancy and Birth, quoted in Rob Brezsny’s Pronoia

“It’s one of the secrets of the world. We all have the key to one another’s locks. But until we start to talk, we don’t know it.” – Michael Silverblatt, host of KCRW’s ‘Bookworm’ radio show

“Sometimes your only available transportation is a leap of faith.” – Margaret Shepherd

"4 Rules for Life:

  • Show up
  • Pay attention
  • Tell the truth
  • Don’t be attached to the results." – Angeles Arrien, U.S. teacher, author (1940 – )

“The magic is inside you. There ain’t no crystal ball.” – Dolly Parton

“Life is change... Growth is optional... Choose wisely.” – Karen Kaiser Clark

“Life engenders life. Energy creates energy. It is by spending oneself that one becomes rich.” ~ Sarah Bernhardt, actress (1844-1923)

“Barn’s burned down. Now I can see the moon!” – passed to me by a friend

“There is not a problem with the system. The system is the problem.” – Source unknown

“It is difficult to get a man to understand something when his salary depends upon his not understanding it.” – Upton Sinclair

“Each day we are born again to start our life anew.  What we do today is what matters most.” ~ Buddha

“Hoard each joyous moment that comes to you. No one knows how it will all end.” – Háfiz

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