while ago and he dropped a bomb on me with this quote when I foolishly brought up, "What's the answer to life?"
I remember him looking at me for a few seconds and saying, "You are asking me to solve an answer, like trying to find the answer to 42. Life is not a question, it's...
awakened at 6:30 a.m. by an alarm clock, leap out of bed, dress, force-feed, sh1t, p1ss, brush teeth and hair, and fight traffic to get to a place where essentially you made lots of money for somebody else and were asked to be grateful for the opportunity to do so...
"All that is gold does not glitter,
not all those who wander are lost;
the old that is strong does not wither,
deep roots are not reached by the frost.
From the ashes a fire shall be woken,
a light from the shadows shall spring;
renewed shall be blade that was broken,
the mother you never had (bless her), learn to comfort and take care of yourself in the way you've always wished someone else would... AND make sure to gather "surrogate mums" in your life too."
'Cos sometimes there's nothing better than a big tight hug from someone who cares...
who desires your body may have you for a moment.
A man who knows your mind may have you for an hour.
A man who loves your heart may have you for a lifetime.
But a man who sees your soul will find you for eternity…"
and haste, and remember what peace there may be in silence.
As far as possible without surrender be on good terms with all persons.
Speak your truth quietly and clearly; and listen to others, even the dull and ignorant; they too have their story.
Avoid loud and aggressive...
They are merely
inventions of your own mind.
Even the darkest thoughts.
Don't be afraid of them.
They are your own attempts to
and keep you from experiencing
YOU do NOT have to act
on them at all,
mainly because they are not real...
we let go of each thing they do that is hurtful to us. And we choose to think things like, 'I don't believe they meant to hurt me.' 'Maybe they're having a bad day or don't feel well.' 'They probably don't even realize how they sound.'