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Mary Oliver: "For poems are not words, after all, but fires for the cold, ropes let down to the lost, something as necessary as bread in the pockets of the hungry."

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These 33 One-Sentence Quotes Will Blow Your Mind Every Time. Especially The 8th One.

"thoughts that wander off the edge of the world."

I thought I had a man like this.... now I need to find a man that is like this. Maybe then the relationship will stand a chance

"Attention is the rarest and purest form of generosity." ~Simone Weil #givepresence

Found on Pinterest search engine. Wendell Berry, 2012, Applegate. This quote is simple yet it helps remind us that we all stand on the earth and we all benefit from its presence. It can be used as a direct quote in my speech, used to enforce the idea that the task of caring for the planet is the responsibility of each and every human being.

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The peace of wild things.

The Peace of Wild Things." ~ Wendell Berry

Rise Above~ Maya Angelou #quotes

Dear Son, Making the starting line up doesn’t make you a man, nor does being the strongest, fastest, or being the dude with the best six-pack. Being a man is not about raising yourself high above the rest, but bending down low enough to wash another’s feet. Real men don’t build their own kingdoms and egos. They are builders of hearts, lives and relationships.