Tag: quotes

See Things How They Are…

This quote! It always opens my eyes. We navigate our days and interactions based on how "we are". We make assumptions without realizing we are doing it. There's no way we can know what it's like to walk in someone else's shoes. Our hard might be easy for someone else OR our hard might be ...

Till Death We Do Art

"Till Death We Do Art" - Joe Craven This quote really hit me while they were honoring Jeff Austin at the Grand Targhee Bluegrass Festival. Jeff recently died unexpectedly and today on 9/11, I'm reminded of Joe Craven's words "Tell your story and make your art". Life is hard. Honestly, it's harder than I expected ...

Let Go

We attain freedom as we let go of whatever does not reflect our magnificence. A bird cannot fly high or far with a stone tied to its back. But release the impediment, and we are free to soar to unprecedented heights. - Alan Cohen Let go of the negative and make room for the positive. ...

Please Believe It

You look in the mirror and see yourself, but really, it's not you at all. I mean, there's your eyes and your nose and your cute little smile, but that's to all there is to you. Because you're not seeing the amount of lives you've touched in your presence. You're not seeing all the people ...

Moonlight in Kanab, Utah

We danced too wild, and we sang too long, and we hugged too hard, and we kissed too sweet, and howled just as loud as we wanted to howl, because by now we were all old enough to know that what looks like crazy on an ordinary day looks a lot like love if you ...

Simplify Continued…

The ability to simplify means to eliminate the unnecessary so that the necessary may speak. – Hans Hofmann This week I'm continuing to focus on keeping it simple. When our mind is cluttered, it's almost impossible to be creative or to know what we truly want. When we don't know what we want, we get ...

Visitors Passing Through

We are all visitors to this time, this place. We are just passing through. Our purpose here is to observe, to learn, to grow, to love, and then we return home. -Australian Aboriginal #QOTD #WHYIHIKE Β©TracyBlowers        

Force of Nature

Be like the river. Create your own path. People will doubt you but they don't know what you've been through or your strength. Many have doubted the water but she always finds her way. xo Β©Tracy Blowers

Warrior

If you wish to be a warrior, prepare to get broken. If you wish to be an explorer, prepare to get lost. If you wish to be a lover, prepare to be both. -Daniel Saint Be both! Enjoy the day! This is Boynton Canyon Trail in Sedona, Arizona. The rock formation is Kachina Woman, she ...

The Honey You Seek

I've been meditating every day for the last few weeks. It's been amazing and I definitely feel better when I'm done. One day I took my blood pressure before and after and it was much lower when I finished.Β  Today I kept seeing a bear. So random. Then I remembered that while in Sedona I ...