Liking the Creative Struggle

I lost track of where I found this. But, I like it.

Typing in the text for those who can’t see it from the image:

Through this mild and harmless struggle, I acquired a hobby. “How agitated I am when I am in the garden, and how happy I am to be so agitated,” Jamaica Kincaid writes in My Garden Book.

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Quotes from Famous Women

Throughout the years, the world has seen many inspiring people who have influenced the way people look at life. In particular, there have been powerful female figures who have educated many, whether it be via their work, their art, their politics, or their words. This is a collection of quotes from some of the most famous women in history, the words of which provide absolutely priceless life advice for us all.
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Success in Partnerships

”¬†Coming together is a beginning; keeping together is progress; working together is success”- Henry Ford

Source: Success Story

I think this is a great quote for anyone getting married, or starting a business. What other partnerships can you think of? Those are the first two which come to mind for me.

If Things Get Rocky…

newanddifferent

 

This is just what I need to keep in mind these days.

“It’s okay, because if things get rocky, at least I got to experience something new and different.”

No Young Person Should Feel Unloved or Unwanted Because the World Needs You

Words for Teenagers

 

I found this on Facebook and I love it! This is what I wish I could say to every young person from the age of about 10 up to the age where they understand and believe these words are about themselves. People may be 90 and still need to hear and understand these words. Teenagers may be those this was directed to because they are at a time of life where they don’t have a set purpose yet like children to look after, a house to pay for, or a job to show up for everyday.… Read the rest

The Young do not Know Enough

The mind is not a vessel to be filled but a fire to be kindled. – Plutarch

Nature uses only the longest threads to weave her patterns, so that each small piece of her fabric reveals the organization of the entire tapestry. – Richard Feynman

An intellectual is a man who says a simple thing in a difficult way; an artist is a man who says a difficult thing in a simple way.… Read the rest

A Collection of Quotes

There’s this idea that if you take your clothes off, somehow you must have loose morals. There’s still a negative attitude in our society towards women who use a strength that’s inherent – their femininity – in any way that might be considered seductive. – Demi Moore

I’ve been called many names like perfectionist, difficult and obsessive.… Read the rest