Quotes of Michael Kennedy

“ When people ask me 'What should I do to get ready for big climbs in Alaska or the Himalayas?' I always tell them to get their basic mountain skills, then do a bunch of winter climbing and ski mountaineering in a place like Colorado, where the snowpack is bad and the weather unpredictable… ”

- Michael Kennedy

“ Love is or it ain’t. Thin love ain’t love at all. ”

- Toni Morrison

“ The opposite of love is not hate, it's indifference. The opposite of art is not ugliness, it's indifference. The opposite of faith is not heresy, it's indifference. And the opposite of life is not death, it's indifference. ”

- Elie Wiesel

“ Normal people…believe that if it ain’t broke, don’t fix it. Engineers believe that if it ain’t broke, it doesn’t have enough features yet. ”

- Scott Adams

“ We are flawed creatures, all of us. Some of us think that means we should fix our flaws. But get rid of my flaws and there would be no one left. ”

- Sarah Vowell

“ I was never more hated than when I tried to be honest. Or when, even as just now I've tried to articulate exactly what I felt to be the truth. No one was satisfied ”

- Ralph Ellison

“ Our minds have this strange ability to make associations using ourselves as a reference point. They create our identities based on our relation to people and things. They aim for control because ownership falsely promises us an elevated sense of self. But this is exactly the opposite of love. When we fall in love, we disidentify and get lost for a little while in a song, a beautiful painting, and most of all, we get lost in our lover. And through their love, we find our true infinite selves. ”

- Kamand Kojouri

“ As I lived up to the highest light I had, higher and higher light came to me. ”

- Peace Pilgrim

“ All in all there has always been only one teaching expressed through various traditions, cultures, religious set ups, doctrines at various times and at different geographical locations. Throughout ages it has been the same; the elixir, the alchemy, even for the believers and nonbelievers, it remains the same. It is called Love ”

- Rabb Jyot

“ No, I don’t think I will kiss you, although you need kissing, badly. That’s what’s wrong with you. You should be kissed and often, and by someone who knows how. ”

- Gone With the Wind

“ I know it’s magical to be alone but sometimes it’s horrible too ”

- Sami Abouzid

“ Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail. ”

- Ralph Waldo Emerson

“ There is nothing more beautiful than seeing a person being themselves. Imagine going through your day being unapologetically you. ”

- Steve Maraboli

“ Distance was a dangerous thing, she knew. Distance changed people. ”

- Rohinton Mistry

“ Leave that room, kid. Shut the screen off. Take your dirty shoes, not the pretty ones, and go out to feel the wind. Touch water. Touch earth. Touch wood, touch skin, touch everything you can touch and memorise everything because that’s all you will live off in the end, and that’s all you will need. ”

- Charlotte Eriksson

“ Renew, release, let go. Yesterday’s gone. There’s nothing you can do to bring it back. You can’t “should’ve” done something. You can only DO something. Renew yourself. Release that attachment. Today is a new day! ”

- Steve Maraboli

“ Re-examine all that you have been told… dismiss that which insults your soul. ”

- Walt Whitman

“ Anything that’s human is mentionable, and anything that is mentionable can be more manageable. When we can talk about our feelings, they become less overwhelming, less upsetting, and less scary. The people we trust with that important talk can help us know that we are not alone. ”

- Fred Rogers

“ Love in every life Love is between a measured chronoconnection, having a quantum thread of memories between lives extending into the infinity of eternity. No matter what is the timing of life, love never dies to the end. ”

- Musin Almat Zhumabekovich

“ Doubt kills more dreams than failure ever will. ”

- Suzy Kassem

“ I give her the only honest and true answer I have. "You're where I want to be. ”

- Simone Elkeles

“ I want everything with you, America. I want the holidays and the birthdays, the busy season and lazy weekends. I want peanut butter fingertips on my desk. I want inside jokes and fights and everything. I want a life with you. ”

- Kiera Cass

“ I believe in going with the flow. I don't believe in fighting against the flow. You ride on your river and you go with the tides and the flow. But it has to be your river, not someone else's. Everyone has their own river, and you don't need to swim,float,sail on their's, but you need to be in your own river and you need to go with it. And I don't believe in fighting the wind. You go and you fly with your wind. Let everyone else catch their own gusts of wind and let them fly with their own gusts of wind, and you go and you fly with yours. ”

- C. JoyBell C.

“ Love life and life will love you back. Love people and they will love you back. ”

- Arthur Rubenstein

“ This is the beautiful secret of minimalism: It may seem like it’s about stuff, but once you’ve cut through the clutter and adopted a new frame of mind, you learn that it’s barely about ‘the stuff’ at all. ”

- Erica Layne