Fresh Start Challenge Day 20: 20 Quotes You Love

Quotes are something that I love and cherish. I have several notebooks, a folder on my phone, and even a Pinterest board. These quotes are just some of the ones that speak to me.


“Que Que Na-To-Ra (You will understand)” –Grandmother Willow


"We must walk consciously only part way toward our goal, and then leap in the dark to our success." -Henry David Thoreau


"If you think too much, you can't concentrate." -Yogi Berra


"But we loved with a love that was more than love; I and my Annabel Lee." -Edgar Allan Poe "Annabel Lee"


"Do not wait; the time will never be 'just right.' Start where you stand, and work with whatever tools you have at your command, and better tools will be found as you go along'" -George Herbert


"Blessed are they who see beautiful things in humble places where other people see nothing." -Camille Pissarro


"Never use red when you can say scarlet." -Angie Lazarus


"Be yourself. Above all, let who you are, what you are, what you believe, shine through every sentence you write, every piece you finish." -John Jakes


“Forgiveness is the fragrance that the violet shed on the heal that has crushed it.” –Mark Twain


“Do not think that love in order to be genuine has to be extraordinary. What we need is to love without getting tired. Be faithful in small things because it is in them that your strength lies.” –Mother Teresa


“I’m afraid of not having enough time. Not enough time to understand people how they really are or to be understood myself. I’m afraid of quick judgments and mistakes that everybody makes. You can’t fix them without time. I’m afraid of seeing snapshots instead of movies.” –The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants


“Dance like nobody’s watching, love like you’ve never been hurt. Sing like nobody’s listening, live like it’s heaven on earth.” –Mark Twain


“Friends are angels who lift our feet when our own wings have trouble remembering how to fly.” –Unknown


“Love is giving someone the power to destroy you, but trusting them not to.” –Me


“Sometimes the right path is not the easiest one.” –Grandmother Willow


“There’s plenty of sense in nonsense sometimes, if you wish to look for it.” Cassandre Clare, Clockwork Angel


“It hurt because it mattered.” –John Green


“The cure for anything is saltwater – sweat, tears, or the sea.” –Isak Dinesen


“The scale can only give you a numerical reflection of your relationship with gravity. That’s it. It cannot measure beauty, talent, purpose, life force, possibility, strength, or love.” –Unknown


“Normal is an illusion. What is normal for the spider is chaos for the fly.” –Morticia Addams