Meaning of The secret of health for both mind and body is not to mourn for the past, nor to worry about the future, but to live the present moment wisely and earnestly. Quote by Bukkyo Dendo Kyokai.
No one needed to say it, but the room overflowed with that sort of blessing. The combination of loss and abundance. The abundance that has no guilt. The loss that has no fix. The simple tiredness that is not weary. The hope not built on blindness.
The day the child realizes that all adults are imperfect, he becomes an adolescent; the day he forgives them, he becomes an adult; the day he forgives himself, he becomes wise.
In the house and immediately after, I loved Helen as a person. Now I’d definitely say I’m totally in love with her.
Affection is responsible for nine-tenths of whatever solid and durable happiness there is in our lives