"It’s so freeing, it’s beautiful in a way, to have a great failure, there’s nowhere to go but up."
The view from the tree-house at my parents house in northern Wisconsin. One fall I slept out here from October through mid-December. It is a wonderful feeling to fall asleep with a view out over the lake listening to the loons call.
"Life is too short not to have the underwear, the coffee, and the haircut you want."
Mama Don’t Allow
"You are never dedicated to something you have complete confidence in. No one is fanatically shouting that the sun is going to rise tomorrow. They know it’s going to rise tomorrow. When people are fanatically dedicated to political or religious faiths or any other kinds of dogmas or goals, it’s always because these dogmas or goals are in doubt."
Robert M. Pirsig
"You can discover more about a person in an hour of play than in a year of conversation."
Look at nature. Look at flowers. We never walk into our garden and say "Oh wouldn't that flower be so much more pretty if it were taller? Or red instead of pink?" No, we don't. Because nature was created perfect just as it is. And so are we. We are part of nature, we are how we're meant to be, we are perfect just as we are.
"Because this is my life. And that’s the only explanation you will ever need."
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