The breeze at dawn has secrets to tell you. Don’t go back to sleep… People are going back and forth across the doorsill where the two worlds touch. The door is round and open. Don’t go back to sleep. – Jalaluddin Rumi
Not knowing when the dawn will come I open every door. – Emily Dickinson
The protection of Earth’s vitality, diversity and beauty is a sacred trust. It is the responsibility of every human being.
If only I could be hidden in a corner, so as not to be tempted to worry about things that are not really my business. – Philippine Duchesne RSCJ
For the sake of peace, I try to put myself in the place of others and only judge them by looking through their spectacles. – Madeleine Sophie Barat
We seek holiness by the wrong means: sermons, books on mysticism, conversations with spiritual directors who have a great reputation for sanctity . . . we don’t need all that! Meditate on the words: “Leave all and you will find all.” What is this all? It is God. – Madeleine Sophie Barat