"If you hear a voice within you saying, 'You are not a painter,' then by all means paint...and that voice will be silenced."
— Vincent Van Gogh
"Do not let your fire go out, spark by irreplaceable spark, in the hopeless swamps of the aproximate, the not-quite, the not-yet, the not-at-all... The world you desired can be won. It exists, it is real, it is possible, it is yours."
"I don't have to be perfect. All I have to do is show up and enjoy the messy, imperfect, and beautiful journey of my life."
- Kerry Washington
"If you live the questions, life will move you into the answers."
"Freedom is not given to us by anyone; we have to cultivate it ourselves. It is a daily practice... No one can prevent you from being aware of each step you take or each breath in and breath out."
- Thich Nhat Hanh
* Journal found here.