Tag Archives: depth

Not All That Obvious

I’m a very private person. I’m always honest, but only open to a certain extent, depending on the level of trust I have with the other person. Save via Open Book — INFJoe

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Purpose

Originally posted on welcome to my little piece of quiet:
I’m going to make everything around me beautiful – that will be my life. -Elsie de Wolfe

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You With The Still Soul

Maybe you have a still soul that goes murmurless like water in the deep of rivers;   And perchance you wander silent amid the din of world’s grinding barter like one journeying in strange lands.   You, too, with the … Continue reading

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More Beautiful For The Shadows

The most beautiful people we have known are those who have known defeat, known suffering, known struggle, known loss, and have found their way out of the depths. These persons have an appreciation, a sensitivity, and an understanding of life … Continue reading

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Shadows and Roots II

I felt quite moved by a post on A Pilgrim’s Journey today, in which the shadow of a tree looked very much like its roots. This was a new connection to my imagination, a new metaphor to consider, and really not … Continue reading

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Loving Others as I Love Myself

“He who attempts to act and do things for others or for the world without deepening his own self-understanding, freedom, integrity, and capacity to love, will not have anything to give to others. He will communicate to them nothing but … Continue reading

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Daily Riches: The Knowledge That Transcends Learning (Donald McCullough, Thomas Aquinas and G. K. Chesterton) *

Originally posted on Richer By Far:
“Some things–perhaps the most important–cannot be grasped, regardless of the reach of one’s intellectual prowess. They can only be received. There is a knowledge that cannot be gained by thinking or reasoning or deducing…

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