Healing Quotes Littles 1045

“I was usually filled with a sense of something like shame until I’d remember that wonderful line of Blake’s- that we are here to learn to endure the beams of love- and I would take a long deep breath and force these words out of my strangulated throat: “Thank you.”

~ Anne Lamott

Healing Quotes Littles 1044

“I’m here to be me, which is taking a great deal longer than I had hoped.”

~ Anne Lamott, Plan B: Further Thoughts on Faith

Healing Quotes Littles 1043

“You have to know how to accept rejection and reject acceptance.”

~ Ray Bradbury

Healing Quotes Littles 1042

“You don’t have to defend or explain your decisions to anyone. It’s your life.”

~ Mandy Hale

Healing Quotes Littles 1041

“We aren’t a drop in the ocean, but are the ocean, in drops.”

~ Anne Lamott, Some Assembly Required: A Journal of My Son’s First Son

Healing Quotes Littles 1040

“Even the silence has a story to tell you. Just listen. Listen.”

~ Jacqueline Woodson, Brown Girl Dreaming

Healing Quotes Littles 1039

“Help” is a prayer that is always answered. It doesn’t matter how you pray–with your head bowed in silence, or crying out in grief, or dancing. Churches are good for prayer, but so are garages and cars and mountains and showers and dance floors.”
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~ Anne Lamott, Plan B: Further Thoughts on Faith