"Leaves in their glory caught in the waters of time, crackling like glass. We are people in a moment, holding just a piece of it in our vision."
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"We need to know why we react the way we do; to explore our racism and sexism; to face into our fears. I believe it is an invitation to be serious about one's spiritual journey and to deepen one's spiritual practice."
"Our life can also become a journey of learning, building, sharing, consoling and rejoicing, if only we keep our hearts open to the promptings of God."
"The golden moments in the stream of life rush past us and we see nothing but sand; the angels come to visit us, and we only know them when they are gone."
"No politics, song, religion, behavior, or what not, is of account, unless it compare with the amplitude of the earth . . . ."
"Life can only be understood backwards; but it must be lived forwards."
"Investing in girls is both the right thing to do, and the smart thing to do. It has a powerful ripple effect across all areas of development, and reaches forward to future generations. But what cannot be measured cannot be managed. "
"Losses remembered. The promise of new life hangs in the balance."
"You shall love the Lord, your God, with all your heart, with all your being, with all your strength, and with all your mind, and your neighbor as yourself."
"As we evolve slowly toward adulthood as a species, we need to move from the imagined independence of our adolescence to a realization of our interdependence with all other species. It is a move from stewardship to membership in an Earth community where the divine is not an absentee landlord but an immanent and intimate presence in every being."
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