Inspirational quotes to awaken your flow and feed your soul

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I have gathered these soulful, inspirational quotes over the years and shared many of them with you already. May these seeds of wisdom awaken your flow!


“I am rooted, but I flow.” ~ Virginia Woolf

“Life itself is nothing but relationship.” ~ Adyashanti

“A man of genius makes no mistakes. His Errors are the portals of discovery.” ~ James joyce

“I am thankful to all those who said NO to me. It’s because of them I did it myself.” ~ Albert Einstein

“Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter.” ~ Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr.

“Anything or anyone that does not bring you alive is too small for you.” ~ David Whyte

“Live in simple faith…/ Just as this / trusting cherry / flowers, fades, and falls.” ~ Issa

“Live to the point of tears.” ~ Albert Camus

“…but whatever came, she had resolved never again to belong to another than herself.” ~ Kate Chopin, The Awakening

“The tragedy of life is not that it ends so soon, but that we wait so long to begin it.” ~ W. M. Lewis

“Each moment you are alive is a gem. It needs you to breathe gently for the miracles to be displayed.” ~ Thich Nhat Hanh

“It takes a lot of courage to grow up and be who you really are.”~ ee cummings

“So many of our dreams at first seem impossible, then they seem improbable, and then, when we summon the will, they soon become inevitable.” ~ Christopher Reeve


“To dwell means to leave traces.” ~ Walter Benjamin

“Many people will walk in and out of your life, but only true friends will leave footprints.” ~ Eleanor Roosevelt

“Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.”– Ralph Waldo Emerson

“Pursue some path, however narrow and crooked, in which you can walk with love and reverence.” ~ Henry David Thoreau

“Sharp like a razor’s edge, the sages say, Is the path, difficult to traverse.” ~ Katha Upanishad


“There’s nothing more beautiful than the way the ocean refuses to stop kissing the shoreline, no matter how many times it’s sent away.”
~ Sarah Kay

“Love sometimes wants to do us a great favor: hold us upside down and shake all the nonsense out.” ~ Hafiz

“And think not you can direct the course of love, for love, if it finds u worthy, directs your course.” ~ Kahlil Gibran

“Love is divine only and difficult always. If you think it is easy you are a fool. If you think it is natural you are blind. It is a learned application without reason or motive except that it is God.” ~ Toni Morrison, Paradise

“At the end of life, our questions are very simple: Did I live fully? Did I love well?” ~ Jack Kornfield

“My work is loving the world.” ~ Messenger by Mary Oliver

“…Hate cannot drive out hate: only love can do that.” ~ Martin Luther King Jr.

“I don’t trust any revolution where love is not allowed.” ~ Maya Angelou

“I have found the paradox, that if you love until it hurts, there can be no more hurt, only more love” ~ Mother Teresa

“There will come a time when, after harnessing the winds, the tides, and gravitation, we shall harness for God the power of love. And on that day, for the second time in the history of the world, we shall have discovered fire.” ~ Pierre Tielhard de Chardin

“A bit of fragrance always clings to the hand that gives roses.” ~ Chinese Proverb

“A thousand half-loves must be forsaken / to take one whole heart home.” ~Rumi

“I tell you this to break your heart, by which I mean only that it break open and never close again to the rest of the world.” ~ Mary Oliver

“I am a little pencil in the hand of a writing God who is sending a love letter to the world.” ~ Mother Teresa

“Don’t forget love; it will bring you all the madness you need to unfurl yourself across the universe.” ~ Mirabai


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