I say to myself, go on seeking, be glad for being sensitive, be glad you're able to go beyond the resistance inside you. It is our resistance to what we experience that makes creativity possible. So don't get rid of resistance like that by going around it or trying to eliminate it. Our own limitations put up strong resistance, but it's because of that that we are creators. Brother Roger of Taize
Temptation is an irresistible force at work on a movable body. Henry Louis Mencken, "A Mencken Chrestomathy"
Miracles are like jokes. They relieve our tension suddenly by setting us free from the chain of cause and effect. Gerald Branan, "Thoughts in a Dry Season: A Miscellany"
The heavens are as deep as our aspirations are high. Henry David Thoreau, "The Writings of Henry David Thoreau"
If you don't have a dream how you gonna have a dream come true? Oscar Hammerstein, from song "Happy Talk"
Sometimes legends make reality, and become more useful than the facts. Salman Rushdie, "Midnight's Children"