“Love people and use things because the opposite never works” – The Minimalists

“You have five minutes to wallow in the delicious misery: enjoy it, embrace it, discard it… and proceed.”

“Anything beautiful comes out of a wrestle, comes out of a struggle, comes out of tension. You don’t have beauty without tension.”
-Amanda Cook

“If you truly love nature, you will find beauty in everything.”
-Vincent Van Gogh

“The heart of man is very much like the sea, it has its storms, it has its tides and in its depths it has its pearls too”
― Vincent van Gogh

“Do not write merely to be understood. Write so you cannot possibly be misunderstood.”
-Robert Louis Stevenson

“Even when you don’t get a miracle, you can still be a miracle for someone else.”
-Nick Vujicic

“Start writing, no matter what. The water does not flow until the faucet is turned on.”
― Louis L’Amour

“Every heart sings a song, incomplete, until another heart whispers back. Those who wish to sing always find a song. At the touch of a lover, everyone becomes a poet.”
― Plato

“Patience is bitter, but its fruit is sweet.”

“No great mind has ever existed without a touch of madness.”

“Quid quid movetur ab alio movetur”(nothing moves without having been moved).”
― Aristotle

I didn’t have time to write a short letter, so I wrote a long one instead.
-Mark Twain

“We all know that Art is not truth. Art is a lie that makes us realize truth at least the truth that is given us to understand. The artist must know the manner whereby to convince others of the truthfulness of his lies.”
-Pablo Picasso

“Nature’s first green is gold,
Her hardest hue to hold.
Her early leaf’s a flower;
But only so an hour.
Then leaf subsides to leaf,
So Eden sank to grief,
So dawn goes down to day
Nothing gold can stay.”
-Robert Frost

“As a bricklayer places one brick upon the other, building a large tower, he may feel his progress is insignificant. Yet, the tower will be built one brick at a time. It is the same in our Christian lives. God makes the big changes through a series of little ones.”
-Elmer Towns. (What the Faith is All About.)

“The thing about chaos, is that while it disturbs us, it too, forces our hearts to roar in a way we secretly find magnificent.”
-Christopher Poindexter (Remington Typewriter Poetry)