Niveous Heights: Freely And Sincerely Accepting Existence

Niveous Heights: Freely And Sincerely Accepting Existence “May you live every day of your life.” – Jonathan Swift Each day that you continue to exist is a gift, an opportunity to pursue that which fulfills you most, to live to the absolute fullest. We all have external challenges in our lives that, while perhaps necessary […]

Buttes Of Resiliency: The Essentials Of Resolve

Buttes Of Resiliency: The Essentials Of Resolve “Nothing external to you has any power over you.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson Though you may find yourself compelled as a result of duress to act, remember that nothing external to you has any actual power over you. You are the master of your perspective and as such, […]

Propagation And Maturation: Serendipitous Percipience

Propagation And Maturation: Serendipitous Percipience “Love all, trust a few, do wrong to none.” – William Shakespeare As you grow throughout your life, the duality of your existence should always be acknowledged and embraced. You should strive to embody a perspective that is both agreeable to those things which empower you and resolute against those […]

Watercolor Alliances: The Necessities Of Friendship

Watercolor Alliances: The Necessities Of Friendship “There’s not a word yet, for old friends who’ve just met.” – Jim Henson The bonds shared between friends are often life affirming in a way that few other things can equal. While not a requirement for personal prosperity, having the support of a true ally, someone who accepts […]

Acceptance In Bloom: Embracing The Unalterable

Acceptance In Bloom: Embracing The Unalterable “Understanding is the first step to acceptance, and only with acceptance can there be recovery.” – J.K. Rowling A problem must first be explored and understood, before it can be solved. However, upon analyzing certain problems that you encounter, you may arrive at an unsatisfying, frustrating realization; the problem […]

Blossoming Appreciation: The Importance Of Gratitude

Blossoming Appreciation: The Importance Of Gratitude “Express gratitude for the greatness of small things.” – Richie Norton In a world filled with so many people and so much inexplicable suffering, you must take the time to acknowledge and be grateful for even the smallest of comforts, pleasures or victories in your own life. Even the […]

Brumal Summits: The Peaks And Valleys Of Happiness

Brumal Summits: The Peaks And Valleys Of Happiness “You can’t be happy unless you’re unhappy sometimes.” – Lauren Oliver Happiness is not an exact destination, nor is it a finite goal whose criteria can be met and ultimately accomplished. Instead, happiness is a journey. It is an infinite pursuit, endlessly sought because it is a […]

Clouded Significance: Acceptance Of The Immutable

Clouded Significance: Acceptance Of The Immutable “We must be willing to let go of the life we planned so as to have the life that is waiting for us.” – Joseph Campbell In life, it’s very important to stay motivated, to listen to your heart, to stride confidently towards accomplishing your goals. Taking charge of […]

Solitude Of The Misty Wilds: Resolute On One’s Own

Solitude Of The Misty Wilds: Resolute On One’s Own “No one saves us but ourselves. No one can and no one may. We ourselves must walk the path.” – Gautama Buddha As a child, you are essentially unable to provide for yourself or engage in any decision making independent from the oversight of your parents […]

Illuminations In The Night: Happiness Bursts From Within

Illuminations In The Night: Happiness Bursts From Within “Happiness is not something ready made. It comes from your own actions.” – Dalai Lama XIV Happiness is not something that is prescribed to you by others, nor is it a state of being dependent on the stability or positivity of the world around you. Instead, happiness […]