- We don’t choose what’s going to wake us up.
2. Close some doors. Not because of pride, incapacity or arrogance, but simply because they no longer lead somewhere.
3. Be a fountain not a drain.
4. You’re not in control of what life throws at you, you are in control of the fight.
5. It’s a very short life. There’s no reason not to go after what sets your soul on fire.
6. You are braver than you believe, stronger than you seem and smarter than you think.
7. She was the type to fall in love with the moon, and everything that was beautifully unreachable.
8. A strong woman is not the one who doesn’t cry. A strong woman is the one who cries and sheds tears for a moment then gets up and fights again.
9. Something very beautiful happens to people when their world has fallen apart: a humility, a nobility, a higher intelligence emerges at just the point when our knees hit the floor.
10. If the universe didn’t need you, you wouldn’t be here.
Written by Sarah Palmer – Owner, Functional Rustic
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