Archive for Monday Moment

Hope inspires the good to reveal itself.

~Emily Dickinson

Categories: Contemplative Spirituality, Love, and Prayer. Formats: Monday Moment and Quote. Interest Areas: Monday Moments.

One does not discover new lands without consenting to lose sight of the shore for a very long time.

~André Gide

Peace is not something you can force on anything or anyone… much less upon one’s own mind. It is like trying to quiet the ocean by pressing upon the waves. Sanity lies in somehow opening to the chaos, diving into the waves, where underneath, peace simply is.

~Gerald May

 

Do not let the behavior of others destroy your inner peace.

~Dalai Lama

Categories: Contemplative Spirituality. Formats: Monday Moment and Quote. Interest Areas: Monday Moments.

I am convinced that love is the fundamental energy of the human spirit.

~Gerald May

Categories: Love and Parenthood. Formats: Monday Moment and Quote. Interest Areas: Monday Moments.

The spiritual life is not taught, but caught. You get it through contagion.

~Evelyn Underhill

Attention is the rarest and purest kind of generosity.

~Simone Weil

Categories: Contemplative Living and Love. Formats: Monday Moment and Quote. Interest Areas: Monday Moments.

Life can only be understood backwards; but it must be lived forwards.

~Søren Kierkegaard

Categories: Prayer. Formats: Monday Moment and Quote. Interest Areas: Monday Moments.

As God deepens in us, appreciation of life in God naturally flows.

~Tilden Edwards

Prayer is inner resonance and a capacity for mutuality.

~Richard Rohr