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Making Your Life Yours

You need only claim the events of your life to make yourself yours.
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On Life

Life is tough, but it’s tougher if you’re stupid.
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On Emptying

Emptying is often accidental or forced upon us.
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On Choice

The last of the human freedoms is to choose one's attitudes.
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On Repentance

Repentance isn't a goal, an end state. It's a process.
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On Planting Trees

The true meaning of life is to plant trees under whose shade you do not expect to sit.
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Give Birth Again

Lift up your eyes / Upon the day breaking for you. / Give birth again / To the dream.
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On Growing Up

Children are aware of all kinds of things that they close themselves off for when they grow up.
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Not Now. When?

If I am not for myself, who will be for me? If I am not for others, what am I? And if not now, when?
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On Dreams Dying

Hold fat to dreams / For if dreams die / Life is a broken-winged bird / That cannot fly.

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