I’ve heard the story a hundred times and I still don’t understand how You could die for a heart like mine.
To his great surprise and delight at a late age he fell madly in love with his life. But too late. It had waited so long for him to wake up and see its value that by the time he did, it had given up on him. Long before he realized its greatness, it had moved on.
You attract the right things when you have a sense of who you are.
If nature has made you for a giver, your hands are born open, and so is your heart; and though there may be times when your hands are empty, your heart is always full, and you can give things out of that—warm things, kind things, sweet things.
What we speak becomes the house we live in.
Paris Residence 17th Century Townhouse-James Dixon Architect
Something wonderful begins to happen with the simple realization that life, like an automobile, is driven from the inside out, not the other way around. As you focus more on becoming more peaceful with where you are, rather than focusing on where you would rather be, you begin to find peace right now, in the present. Then, as you move around, try new things, and meet new people, you carry that sense of inner peace with you. It’s absolutely true that, “Wherever you go, there you are”
Richard Carlson, Don’t Sweat the Small Stuff … and it’s all small stuff: Simple Ways to Keep the Little Things from Taking Over Your Life