It is never too late or too soon. It is when it is supposed to be.
Death: the only true emotion felt in an apathetic world.
There’s a story behind everything but behind all your stories is always your mother’s story because hers is where yours begins.
This is part of what a family is about, not just love. It’s knowing that your family will be there watching out for you. Nothing else will give you that. Not money. Not fame. Not work.
Accept who you are; and revel in it.
All parents damage their children. It cannot be helped. Some parents smudge, others crack, a few shatter childhoods completely into jagged little pieces, beyond repair.
I think what you notice most when you haven’t been home in a while is how much the trees have grown around your memories.
We cannot stop what Heaven chooses.
There are no random acts, We are all connected. You can no more separate one life from another than you can separate a breeze from the wind.
Do not worry about tomorrow, for tomorrow will worry about itself.
She had been so consumed with escaping her own misery, she hadn’t considered the misery she might inflict.
The words people do not speak are louder than the ones they do.
But she wasn’t around, and that’s the thing when your parents die, you feel like instead of going in to every fight with backup, you are going into every fight alone.
We need to forgive ourselves. For all the things we didn’t do. All the things we should have done. You can’t get stuck on the regrets of what should have happened.
Remember, the only difference between ‘marital’ and ‘martial’ is where you put the ‘i’.
Don’t cling to things because everything is impermanent.
Sharing tales of those we’ve lost is how we keep from really losing them.
The most inspirational man I knew only reached his potential by helping a child reach his.
It’s such a shame to waste time. We always think we have so much of it.
All endings are also beginnings. We just don’t know it at the time.
The secret to happiness be satisfied and be grateful.
Scenery without solace is meaningless.
There is no formula to relationships. They have to be negotiated in loving ways, with room for both parties, what they want and what they need, what they can do and what their life is like.
The truth is, once you learn how to die, you learn how to live.
When you look into your mother’s eyes, you know that is the purest love you can find on this earth.
Life has to end, love doesn’t.
You knew me. You knew that person, but you don’t know the person I’m trying to become… You are not your past!